Messiaen Concert, February 2, 2008
Cultural Anniversaries: Israel at 60, Messiaen at 100
An evening celebrating the 100th birthday of Olivier Messiaen, featuring the “Quartet for the End of Time” and celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Israel with music featuring celebrated Israeli composers, this program will include a work written in response to the Messiaen by composer and teacher Menachem Wiesenberg, performed by a classical quartet of Israeli and French musicians.
Organized by the consulates of France and Israel and the America-Israel Cultural Foundation
February 2, 2008, 8 pm
JCCSF, 3200 California Street, San Francisco
Free - Reservations required at : firstname.lastname@example.org
Read French Consul General Pierre-François Mourier’s speech :
Click to read "Concert features Messiaen and Wiesenberg" in Sunday’s San Francisco Chronicle.