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Forbidden Songs: Lost Music of Midcentury Poland, film: CU Music

Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 8:00pm

Klarman Hall, Auditorium
232 East Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853

Forbidden Songs: Lost Music of Midcentury Poland: The world premiere of the English-subtitled version of the film Forbidden Songs (1946), which narrates everyday life in Warsaw through the lens of music that was banned during the Nazi occupation. Roman Palester created the film score. Barbara Milewski (Swarthmore College) will introduce the film, drawing on interviews with the filmmakers and their families.

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Music, Performance, Film


Department of Music, Romance Studies, Society for the Humanities, Cornell Council for the Arts, Institute for European Studies





Free and open to the public; no tickets required.

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Laurel Gilmer

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