Oberlin College and Conservatory

Concert 1: Creative Arts & Music in the Shadow of War—Commemorating the Centenary of WWI

Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Warner Concert Hall
77 West College Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event.

This two-day festival runs during the weekend of September 8 and 9 and features Oberlin College and Conservatory faculty and guests. Join us for concerts of music composed between 1914-18, lectures, discussions, gallery talks, and an Allen Memorial Art Museum program From the Trenches: Artists Respond to WWI featuring Ernst Kirchner's 1915 Self-Portrait as a Soldier. More information about the festival on the Oberlin College and Conservatory News Center.

1:00 PM Pre-Concert Lecture:  "Through the Eyes of War: From Romantic to Modern"
Charles McGuire, Professor of Musicology, Oberlin Conservatory

1:30 PM Concert

Debussy: Cello Sonata (1915)
     Darrett Adkins, cello and Angela Cheng, piano

Ravel: La Valse for two pianos (1918)
     Alvin Chow and Angela Cheng, piano 

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Elgar: Piano Quintet (1918)
     Sibbi Bernhardsson and David Bowlin, violin; Kirsten Docter, viola; 
     Darrett Adkins, cello; and Haewon Song, piano

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