Date: Saturday, January 11, 2020
Time: 7:30 pmLocation:
Pozez Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
8900 Little River Turnpike
Fairfax, VA 22031
Contact: Sarah Berry
Saturday, January 11, 7:30pm
Commemorating five years since the "Je Suis Juif" movement in France, Les Chansons Juives, Portraits of Jewish Music in France celebrates the enduring connections between French and Jewish musical traditions in Europe and North Africa.
In addition to music by Jonas and Attia, this concert highlights compositions from different French and Jewish liturgical traditions. Some of the music originates in Bordeaux, Provence, Carpentras, and Bayonne, as well as the unforgettable Paris.
A number of the compositions were selected and orchestrated by Hazzan Dr. Tasat from Solomon Foy. The concert followed by Q&A.