Brown Hall, New England Conservatory
290 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Voices from Eastern Europe– Bartók, Szymanowski, Ligeti, and Prokofiev– to fill Brown Hall for Music for Food’s second concert of its 13th season to benefit Women’s Lunch Place!
Notes from Across the Sea–Music for Food’s 13th Boston core concert season–continues at 7:30pm on Sunday, November 20, in New England Conservatory’s Brown Hall, with Bartok Violin Sonata No. 2, Szymanowski Nocturne and Tarantelle, Ligeti Sonata for Viola Solo, and Prokofiev Five Poems of Anna Akhmatova, performed by extraordinary artists: Gloria Chien, Soovin Kim, Kim Kashkashian, Julian Seney, Sam Zacharaia, Adam Newman, Nicholas Cords, Tanya Blaich, and Angela Yam. Admission is free, and donations are welcomed, as all proceeds will benefit Women’s Lunch Place (WLP), which will soon launch its 40th anniversary of providing needed resources to vulnerable women in Boston.
Suggested donation is $30+ and $10+ for students, collected at the door. 100% of donations will benefit Women's Lunch Place—a day shelter serving women experiencing homelessness, hunger, and poverty in the greater Boston area.
Reserve free tickets here.
Masks required and proof of vaccination will be checked at the door.
Music for Food is a musician-led initiative for local hunger relief. All concerts raise resources and awareness in the fight against hunger, empowering any musicians who wish to use their artistry to further social justice. Founded in 2010 by Grammy award-winning violist Kim Kashkashian, Music for Food has sent funds for over 1.8 million meals to hunger-relief organizations nationwide, with the volunteer participation of more than 160 artists and ensembles. More info.
Women’s Lunch Place inspires hope and supports the development of self-sustaining skills for women experiencing hunger, homelessness, and poverty. WLP creates a safe, welcoming day shelter community in which we respect the dignity of our guests. WLP builds trusting relationships to provide individualized, integrated services focused on nutrition, health, housing, and economic empowerment. More info.