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American Jewish Musical Encounters

February 9 , 7:30 pm

Free
A scene from the Folksbiene's restaging of the old Yiddish opera: “The Sorceress." Courtesy of the Folksbiene via TOI

Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies presents a panel exploring lesser-known musical styles of Jewish America, including Yiddish opera, Persian Jewish music and Orthodox bluegrass. Musicians and scholars will discuss Jewish cultural encounters and adaptation to the American context over the past century, looking beyond the Ashkenazi/Mizrahi divide. Register here.

Details

Date:
February 9
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://katz.sas.upenn.edu/events/american-jewish-musical-encounters