Brahms German Requiem
The Green Mountain Mahler Festival in conjunction with USCRI/Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program, in partnership with the Vermont Somaili community, performed the Brahms German Requiem on June 17, 2017, along with Bread and Puppet Theater. Jeh Kulu Drum and Dance Theater also performed. The performance was a benefit for famine relief in Africa, and USCRI/VRRP, raising $3000.
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GMMF Benefit Concerts Raise $12,500 for Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program in Two Years
Amila Merdzanovic, Director of the USCRI Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program, accepts a check from Green Mountain Mahler Festival President Dan Weiss. The Festival's 7th Annual Performance of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony on January 1, 2017 raised $5500 for the Program. The Festival previously donated $7000 raised by last year's New Year's Day concert.
Video by LCATV, January 1, 2017.
The Green Mountain Mahler Festival, founded in 2002, is dedicated to providing an opportunity for local area musicians to experience and enjoy the works of Gustav Mahler and other great Romantic composers, and to bring this music to the public.
The GMMF is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions are gratefully accepted.