Philadelphia, PA | Curtis Institute of Music
Oct
19
8:00 PM20:00

Philadelphia, PA | Curtis Institute of Music

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The Curtis Institute of Music presents The Nightingale’s Sonata, a dramatic tale of love, intrigue, and great music told in music, words, and photographs based on the compelling new book, The Nightingale’s Sonata. It is the story of legendary Curtis violin faculty member, Lea Luboshutz, and her musical family presented by, her grandson and biographer, Thomas Wolf.  Wolf will take us from the shores of the Black Sea to the great concert halls of Europe and America and recount tales of the early days of Curtis. The performance takes place 8:00pm, Saturday, October 19, 2019
8:00pm at the Field Concert Hall.

Thomas Wolf, narrator; Ray Ushikubo, violin; Wei Luo, piano

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC with advance registration through the Curtis Institute of Music.

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Newton, MA | Newton Free Library
Oct
22
7:00 PM19:00

Newton, MA | Newton Free Library

This year’s Henrietta Dilyock Lecture is “The Nightingale’s Sonata,” the remarkable story of Lea Luboshutz and her family told in a concert-lecture format on October 22, 2019 at 7 pm at the Druker Auditorium, Newton Free Library. It includes a live performance of Franck’s sonata for violin and piano, a work Lea and her family championed. Book sales and signing will follow the lecture.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Thomas Wolf, narrator; Boston Symphony Orchestra violinist, Lucia Lin; and pianist, Sayuri Miyamoto

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Dallas, TX | Dallas Symphony Orchestra (Book Presentation)
Nov
8
1:00 PM13:00

Dallas, TX | Dallas Symphony Orchestra (Book Presentation)

An afternoon of music, historical photographs and readings from Dr. Thomas Wolf’s new book The Nightingale’s Sonata. This richly woven tapestry centers around his grandmother, the legendary violinist Lea Luboshutz, and her remarkable musical family. Spanning generations, from the shores of the Black Sea to the glittering concert halls of New York, it is also the story of César Franck’s magnificent violin sonata, which will be performed during the event.

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Reading, PA | Albright College
, 40th Annual Leo Camp Memorial Lecture

Nov
20
7:30 PM19:30

Reading, PA | Albright College
, 40th Annual Leo Camp Memorial Lecture


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Jewish Federation of Reading presents the 40th Annual Leo Camp Memorial Lecture
: “The Nightingale’s Sonata,” the remarkable story of Lea Luboshutz and her family told in a concert-lecture format. The event takes place on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
 at the Wachovia Theatre, Albright College
 in Reading, PA.

Thomas Wolf, author and narrator; Ray Ushikubo, violin; Wei Luo, piano

FREE ADMISSION – PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Concord, MA | Concord Chamber Music Society
Sep
15
6:00 PM18:00

Concord, MA | Concord Chamber Music Society

The Concord Chamber Music Society 
presents The Nightingale’s Sonata, 
September 15, 2019 at 6 pm at the 

Concord Free Public Library.

Thomas Wolf, narrator; Boston Symphony Orchestra violinist, Wendy Putnam; and pianist, Vytas Baksys

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC with advance registration through the Concord Free Public Library.

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