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Art of the Symphony

Where: De Balie, Amsterdam,
When: April 6, 2019 at 12.00 hrs,
Event: film screening, conference, exhibition

'The Art of the Symphony'  will take the visitors  with live paintings from a studio in Prague, to symphonies of Shostakovich via archive footage of Prague during the Soviet regime, to locations of former communist monuments.

The documentary (50 minutes) will be screened in De Balie's Filmzaal, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A. 

The exhibition is open to the public for a week. This can be visited on the upper foyer of De Balie, during 5 - 12 April.

Panel members:

Libor Štichauer : speaker Jan Palach commemoration 2019 
Olga de Kort : musicologist and music journalist 
Albert van der Schoot : esthetician, philosopher, musicologist

Produced by DSCH Films, affiliated with DSCH Journal, film director Alan Mercer. With live paintings by Maryleen Schiltkamp.