Archive for: Music

Jazz pianist takes 10 years to write book on American Jews in music

Jazz pianist takes 10 years to write book on American Jews in music

When many of his friends were attracted to sports and other things, a young and curious Ben Sidran instead had a taste for melodies, rhythm and projecting the sound...

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Pro-Israel protests at premiere of ‘Klinghoffer’ opera at the Met

Pro-Israel protests at premiere of ‘Klinghoffer’ opera at the Met

(JNS.org) About 400 people protested outside the Metropolitan Opera in New York City last Monday against the premiere of the The Death of Klinghoffer, an opera based...

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How a yoga class helped produce singer-songwriter’s debut studio album

How a yoga class helped produce singer-songwriter’s debut studio album

For Sarah Teitel, the seeds for her debut studio album were actually planted in a Toronto yoga class two years ago when she asked someone taking lessons with her...

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Kol Nidre with a Flamenco twist

Kol Nidre with a Flamenco twist

A new Flamenco-influenced Kol Nidre, is the latest entry to the legendary prayer’s repertoire. ‘Todos Los Votos’ is available through the Kol Nidre Project....

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Montreal shul welcomes new year with release of new CD

Montreal shul welcomes new year with release of new CD

As music continues to be at the core of the identity of the Shaar Hashomayim Synagogue, the full picture of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur will be easy to appreciate...

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