Los Angeles | October 10, 2015 | 7:30 PM


Presenting INNA FALIKS on the piano and ERIC BRAEDEN reading Brecht
Selection of poetry by Louis Fantasia

Music/Words is an interdisciplinary live performance series exploring connections between poetry and music.

Arnold Schoenberg’s Opus 1 and Brahms’ Sonata # 3 op. 5 in f minor will be on the program of ECLECTIC SALON # 9.
Movements of the Sonata will be alternating with readings of Brecht’s poetry, some of which were created during his years in exile in Santa Monica.
Schoenberg and Brecht were frequent guests at Villa Aurora, as were other intellectuels and artists of the time.

Ukrainian-born Inna Faliks has established herself as one of the most passionately committed, exciting and poetic artists of her generation. After her debut with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, she has performed on many of the world’s great stages, with numerous orchestras, in solo appearances, and with conductors such as Leonard Slatkin and Keith Lockhart.
She was the winner of many prestigious competitions, including the International Pro Musicis Award 2005. Inna is Associate Professor for piano at UCLA. She is also the founder and curator of Music/Words –

Eric Braeden is a Film, Television, Emmy and People’s Choice Award winner and arguably the most popular actor in a day time series, watched internationally by huge audiences.

Author, actor, director Louis Fantasia is DEAN OF THE FACULTY AND CHAIR OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES AT THE NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY’S LOS ANGELES CAMPUS and director of "Shakespeare at the Huntington" at the Huntington Library. He has directed more than 150 plays and operas worldwide, including "THE LITTLE THREEPENNY CAFÉ" – SONGS AND POEMS OF BERTOLT BRECHT.

This event is dedicated to our friends and sponsors Katharina and Thierry Leduc.

Villa Aurora, 520 Paseo Miramar, Los Angeles, CA 90272

Admission is $15 (general) and $10 for Friends of Villa Aurora Members
Tickets can be purchased here

Street Parking is available on Los Liones Drive. Shuttle service starts at 7pm from Los Liones Drive, off Sunset Boulevard two blocks North East of Pacific Coast Highway.
Please do not park on the Topanga State Park Lot!

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