noonartsound | World War II

Presented by Victoria Young and Chris Kachian

Date & Time:

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Location:

O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library
O'Shaughnessy Room 108

noonartsound, series of programs that blend musical performance and historical perspective, is a perfect event for St. Paul neighbors of the University of St. Thomas. The programs are held from noon to 1 p.m. in the first-floor O’Shaughnessy Room (Room 108) of O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center.
 
Victoria Young: Remembering war can happen in a variety of ways. This session of noonartsound considers how music and architecture, specifically war memorials and museums, sustain individual and collective memory of World War II.  

Chris Kachian: The popular music during World War II was from the Great American Songbook:  Ellington, Porter, and Gershwin. 

Please join us - bring your lunch if you wish - refreshments will be provided.  

 
The series, free and open to all, was started by Shelly Nordtorp-Madson, Ph.D., Department of Art History professor emeriti, and Chris Kachian, Ph.D., guitarist and professor of music.
 
Free and open to the public. 
 
Image Credit: The National World War II Museum, New Orleans, 2003-present by Voorsanger Mathes Architects, Courtesy of the National WWII Museum   

 
All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.
All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.