[act-ma] [UJP Activist] Music for Peace: To Heal Our Traumatized Community

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Wed Apr 17 11:15:02 PDT 2013


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======== MUSIC FOR PEACE: TO HEAL OUR TRAUMATIZED COMMUNITY ==================

*When:* Friday, April 19, 2013, 7:30 pm *Where: * Harvard-Epworth United  
Methodist Church • 1551 Massachusetts Ave • Harvard Sq T • Cambridge
*Mana Tokuno*, Piano
*Emily Jane Taubl*, Cello
*Jaime Korkos*, Mezzo-soprano

Schumann: Papillons, Op. 2 (Piano solo)
Schumann: Frauenliebe und Leben, Op. 42
Rachmaninov: Cello Sonata, Op. 19

Tickets $50 to benefit the Massachusetts Peace Action Education Fund, $40 for  
members of Massachusetts Peace Action, or $10 for students.. Order tickets  
online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/344794 [1]

The Music for Peace Concert is dedicated to the memory of those we lost and  
to the pain of those who are suffering in our community after the traumatic  
attack on the Patriots' Day Marathon.  You are invited to a reception with  
artists and Massachusetts Peace Action members after the concert.

Pianist *Mana Tokuno* has received wide-spread acclaim for her sensitive and  
insightful interpretations and her brilliant virtuosity. First Prize winner  
of the prestigious Competition Internationalé, she also received the Leo  
Sirota Award for Piano Solo Performance at the Corpus Christi International  
Competition as well as the Special Award for Schubert Interpretation at the  
International Competition Valsesia Musica in Varallo, Italy. Other prizes  
include the Dosei-Kai Prize for Distinction in Performance, and the Silver  
Medal in the Chubu Chopin Competition in Nagoya, Japan.

The young cellist *Emily Jane Taubl* has attracted attention for her  
expressive playing and uncommon poise. She has been featured in the New York  
Times as a musician of great promise, and was called "an outstanding cellist  
with a bright future" by the Hartford Courant. Having performed throughout  
the country, she has appeared as a concerto soloist with the Hartford  
Symphony, Granite State Symphony, Boston Virtuosi, New England String  
Ensemble, Nashua Chamber Orchestra, and Julliard Pre-College Symphony.

San Francisco native mezzo-soprano *Jaime Korkos* is currently pursuing an  
Artist Diploma in Opera Studies at the New England Conservatory, under the  
tutelage of Luretta Bybee. Ms. Korkos was most recently seen as Doralice in  
New England Conservatory’s American premiere of the new Critical Edition of  
Rossini’s comic opera /La Gazzetta/. Previous credits include /Orfeo ed  
Euridice/ (Orfeo), /La Périchole/ (La Périchole), /Le Nozze di  
Figaro/ (workshop) (Cherubino), and /Don Giovanni/ (Elvira) with NEC  
Opera; /Rusalka/ (Rusalka) with The Diva Day Foundation;  
and /Cendrillon/ (Cendrillon) with MetroWest Opera. Last summer, Ms. Korkos  
was a Gerdine Young Artist with the Opera Theatre of St. Louis and will be  
returning again this summer, playing the role of Edith in /The Pirates of  
Penzance/.

 
United for Justice with Peace [2] is a coalition of peace and justice  
organizations and community peace groups in the Greater Boston region. The  
UJP Coalition, formed after September 11th, seeks global peace through social  
and economic justice.

/Help us continue to do this critical work! Make a donation to UJP today.  
[3]/

info at justicewithpeace.org [4]

617-383-4857 www.justicewithpeace.org [5] Upcoming Events:  Music for Peace:  
Music of Rachmaninov and Schumann [6] Fri Apr 19 7:30pm Harvard-Epworth  
United Methodist Church Cambridge Harvest of Empire (film) [7] Sat Apr 20  
6:00pm Centro Presente Somerville Regional Anti-Drone Conference and Protest  
[8] Fri Apr 26 5:00pm Hancock Air Base Syracuse, NY Plastic, Plastic and More  
Plastic: Watertown Citizens Annual Meeting [9] Thu May 2 5:30pm The  
Apartments at Coolidge School Watertown Life in Occupied Palestine [10] Tue  
May 7 6:30pm Beverly Library Beverly Mother's Day Walk for Peace [11] Sun May  
12 8:00am Town Field Park Dorchester Peace Contingent in Dorchester Day  
Parade [12] Sun Jun 2 12:00pm Dorchester
/More Peace and Justice Events [13].    How to Submit Events [14]/ 
 

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[1] http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/344794
[2] http://justicewithpeace.org
[3] http://justicewithpeace.org/donate
[4] mailto:info at justicewithpeace.org
[5] http://www.justicewithpeace.org
[6] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/4285
[7] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/4403
[8] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/4394
[9] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/4425
[10] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/4430
[11] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/4423
[12] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/4421
[13] http://justicewithpeace.org/upcoming-events
[14] http://justicewithpeace.org/posting-events
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