Eva Rutland / Holocaust remembrance / George Winston


Eva Rutland  Ninety-year-old Sacramento resident Eva Rutland’s book "When We Were Colored" has been re-published. On the next Insight, she and her daughter Ginger - who's also an editorial writer at the Sacramento Bee - tell you about it.

Holocaust remembrance The Sacramento Youth Symphony remembers the holocaust with a concert this weekend. Artistic director and conductor Michael Neumann tells you about "Survival and Triumph: Music of the Holocaust Era." You'll also meet a local survivor of four concentration camps, plus the co-founder of the Freilachmakers Klezmer String Band which is a guest performer during the concert.

"Survival and Triumph: Music of the Holocaust Era" is at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 13th at the Mondavi Center, University of California, Davis. Information: (916) 731-5777.

George Winston American pianist George Winston is performing in Benicia and Vacaville this weekend. You'll hear clips from his latest album, "Gulf Coast Blues & Impressions - A Hurricane Relief Benefit."

George Winston performs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12th at the Majestic Theatre, 710 First St., Benicia. Information: (707) 771-0140. He also performs at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 13th at the Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre, 1010 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville. Information: (707) 449-6217.

 
Friday, May 11, 2007