Tag Archive: Kurt Masur

Leo Baeck Medal for Kurt Masur

Maestro Alan Gilbert, Music Director of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, presented the Leo Baeck medal to Maestro Masur.

German conductor Kurt Masur accepted the Leo Baeck Medal on Tuesday, November 9, 2010. Maestro Masur is one of the most widely acclaimed musicians of his generation and played a key role in the peaceful revolution that toppled the East German regime in 1989.

Film: Adventures in Listening with Maestro Kurt Masur

2009, Canada-Brazil-Germany, 56 minutes English and German with English subtitles

Monday, November 22, 2010, 6:30 PM – Conductor Kurt Masur, who accepted the Leo Baeck Medal on November 9, and the film’s Director Amit Breuer will attend the screening.