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CONCERT PROGRAMS

Check out the concert programs below.   If you may desire one of these programs for your venue or event, please contact Denise.  Availability with less than 6 months' notice cannot be guaranteed. Other programs are available; please contact to inquire.

Roots, Rhythm, and Resilience Musical Intersections of Black and Jewish Diasporas - mini_f

Roots, Rhythm and Resilience: Musical Intersections of Black and Jewish Diasporas
Guest speakers: musicians and educators Denise Williams and Jordan Klapman  

This four-part virtual lecture and concert series explores the cultural, musical, and political intersectionality of Black and Jewish cultures throughout the centuries – the effects of their forcible migrations and marginalizations, common struggles for equality, musical assimilations, and quests for bridging the gaps. Presented as part of Black History Month.


Thursdays: February 3, 10, 17 & 24   
1:30-3:00pm
Held on Zoom
Series: $40; Drop-in: $12

 

Register online or email help@mnjcc.org. For registration assistance, please call our Information Desk at 416-924-6211 x0.

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Denise Williams
Brahm Goldhamer
Nina Shapilsky
Black & Jewish from the roots up 
CD recording available 

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Arias and Art Songs for the Passiontide season
Pergolesi, Bach, Handel, Barber, Spirituals

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Classics with an Afrocentric flavour
Heitor Villa-Lobos, Xavier Montsalvage, Harry T. Burleigh, Margaret Bonds, Florence Price
CD recording available 

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Opera and sacred classics with steel pan

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Classical Lullabies from around the world 
My Curly-Headed Baby, The Garten Mother's Lullaby, Fais Do Do, Hansel and Gretel's Evening Prayer, Rhozhinkes Mit Mandlen, Christopher Robin is Saying His Prayers and more...
CD demo available

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Celebrating the Art and Unknown Songs of Richard Strauss and Kurt Weill

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