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Friday Night in Lights: Shabbat Italiano

Friday Night in Lights: Shabbat Italiano

Date: Friday, June 16, 2017

Time: 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: B'nai Israel Congregation

Address: 6301 Montrose Road Rockville, MD 20852

More Details

  • Audience: All, Family-Friendly, Kid-Friendly
  • Membership: Not Required
  • Registration: Required
  • Cost: $12/adult (ages 13 and older), $6/child (ages 2–12), Children under 2 are free of charge.
  • Topic: Music, Shabbat

Serenata Italiana: The Music of the Italian Jews
Uncover the music of Italian Jews, rarely heard Italian Jewish melodies performed by the Kolot HaLev ensemble led by Hazzan Dr. Ramón Tasat. During the service, Hazzan Tasat will introduce liturgical melodies from compositions by Giacomo Puccini, Federico Consolo, Michelle Bolaffi, and other Italian musicians.  These Jewish melodies have an operatic and popular flavor from Florence, Livorno, Rome and Venice. Hazzan Tasat is the author of several Jewish music books, he holds a PhD in voice performance, and has trained and performed worldwide.

Reservations are due by Friday, June 9.

Questions? Contact Allison (allison@bnaiisraelcong.org, 240-221-2507).

Please note: There is no charge to attend the Friday evening services.

Click here to download the flyer.





Organized by: Allison Karasik

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Contact the organizer

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