Join other friends of WBCA to talk about interesting books! In this first-ever biography, by local author LaWayne Leno, Adele aus der Ohe is revealed through personal letters, newspaper articles, and poetry. This provocative and forgotten story tells of the glories and struggles of a female artist, at the turn of the 20th century.
Adele aus der Ohe was a child prodigy, playing her debut concert at age ten. By age twelve, she became a student of Franz Liszt. As a performer and composer, she was a true superstar. She played with Tchaikovsky at Carnegie Hall, performed fifty-one times with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and toured throughout the world. Yet today she is unknown. The Untold Story of Adele aus der Ohe from a Liszt Student to a Virtuoso is available in the WBCA store.
CLASS ID: 5Z1F
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 14, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Tuition: FREE with Registration
Age/Level: Adults, All Levels