Music saturates Jewish life, from synagogue services to home rituals to secular Jewish culture. In these five sessions we will cover the basics of Jewish music: history, influences, composers, and performers. Rabbi Adelson will play and sing musical examples as much as possible. Bring your lunch and join via Zoom.
Session dates and topics:
Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - What is "Jewish Music"?
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 - Elements of synagogue music
Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - Crash course in how to appreciate hazzanut!
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - Folk and art song
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - A brief history of Israeli pop
Join via Zoom
Meeting ID: 830 9496 2780