Kennesaw State hosting 'Music Forbidden in the Holocaust' (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
Free performance on March 23 at 8 p.m. at the Bailey Performance Center
KENNESAW, Ga. (Mar 3, 2017) — Kennesaw State University’s faculty isn’t just committed to teaching the students who enroll in their courses.
The local university strives to be a source of education and entertainment to local metro Atlanta residents who might not be seeking a degree or those who are simply interested in learning on a budget.
An upcoming program, “Songs Not Silenced: Music Forbidden in the Holocaust,” is an example of this.
The free concert will feature performances and commentary highlighting the work of composers who were often banned in Europe.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.