Orchestra of Exiles

Date/Time: Sunday, Apr 7 | 2:30–4:10pm
Admission: Free with Museum admission.  Get Tickets
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About the Program

This suspenseful documentary chronicles how one man helped save Europe’s premiere Jewish musicians from obliteration by the Nazis during WWII. Film features Itzhak Perlman, Zubin Mehta, and is directed by Academy Award nominated Josh Aronson (84 min, 2012). Presented in partnership with the American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and in commemoration of Yom HaShoah. For more information on the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra visit afipo.org.


Public Programs and New Media Initiatives at the CJM are made possible with lead support from The Jim Joseph Foundation. Major support has been provided by the Leavitt Family and supporting sponsorship comes from The Toole Family Charitable Foundation, David B. Gold Foundation, and Alyse Mason Brill and Nathan Brill.



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