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Jewish Music for Cello in Our Times

Thursday, October 11, 7:30PM

Enjoy an evening of cello compositions sponsored by the Shearith Israel League. The featured performer, Regina Mushabac, is a widely acclaimed performer and professor of cello at Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory. The program includes the World Premiere of a composition by a former League President and Pulitzer Prize nominee, Joelle Wallach: Scalerica d'Oro—Suite for Violoncello and Percussion,  based on traditional Sephardic melodies.

 

Refreshments served

 

Admission: $10 per person

 

Questions? Please contact Hindy Schachter at 212 758 5738.

Emma Lazaraus

Emma Lazarus is best known for her famous poem, “The New Colossus,” inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty. 

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Omer Board

Shearith Israel’s “Omer Board” dates back to the Mill Street Synagogue of 1730, and may indeed go back to the early years of the Congregation’s history. 

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