Jewish Music at Beit Hatfutsot

Concerts | Workshops | Symposiums

February 18-22, 2018

Artistic Director: Dr. Yuval Rabin

Program:

Sunday, February 18 – opening night:

8.30pm “A Journey to the Origins” – Shlomo Gronich, piano

Monday, February 19

9am: An open symposium. Three Anniversaries: Israel’s 70, Leonard Bernstein’s 100, Joel Engel’s 150 – Dr. Assaf Shelleg from The Hebrew University Jerusalem, on the relations between Jewish and Israeli music, on Israel’s 70th anniversary

1pm: An open concert: The “Villanella” choir from Kiriat Bialik, conductor: Esther Roderman – Israeli songs, children songs by Joel Engel, Yiddish songs

Tuesday, February 20

2pm – Cantors workshops with cantor and musician Isidoro Abramowicz. Free Admittance

5.15pm – An open concert for workshop’s participants. Free Admittance

6pm – “Happy Songs” in Yiddish. Performers: Ruth Levin, Vera Lozinsky, Shirelle Dashevsky

8.30pm – The Oratorio “Esther” by Handel, translated to Hebrew by Saraval, 1757. An operatic production by “Ba Rock

Wednesday, February 21

6pm – East and West: the Babbe Rabbe Ensemble in a new piece including “By the Rivers of Babylon” by Don Mclean

8.30pm – Concert: The Jerusalem Academy Chamber Choir, conductor: Prof. Stanley Sperber. Soloist: cantor Isidoro Abramowicz

Thursday, February 22

2pm – Workshop on Ladino songs with musician and guitarist Ariel Lazarus. Free Admittance

5.15pm – Open concert for workshop’s participants. Free Admittance

6pm –  Firqat Alnoor with soloist Moshe Louk – celebrations songs in Moroccan-Jewish

8.30pm – Jerusalem Soloists, conducted by Tom Karni, a homage to the Jewry of the United States. Baritone: Guy Pelc

*Changes may occure

The Jerusalem Soloists

The Jerusalem Soloists

The "Ba Rock" band: Ehud Shapiro, Yeela Avital, David Feldman, Oshri Segev

The “Ba Rock” band: Ehud Shapiro, Yeela Avital, David Feldman, Oshri Segev

The Jerusalem Academy Chamber Choir, conductor: Prof. Stanley Sperber. photo: Yonatan Dror

The Jerusalem Academy Chamber Choir, conductor: Prof. Stanley Sperber. photo: Yonatan Dror

Shirelle Dashevsky, Ruth Levin, Vera Lozinsky. photo: Stav Farba

Shirelle Dashevsky, Ruth Levin, Vera Lozinsky. photo: Stav Farba

Firqat Alnoor

Firqat Alnoor

Tickets:


leaan.co.il tel: *8780 (service in Hebrew)

or

03-7457808

[email protected] 

One concert price: 40/50

Entire evening price: 75/90

Workshops and lecture – free admittance

Paid parking – campus gate no. 1