[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--Two Yiddish concerts in NYC

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Fri Mar 26 14:06:46 EDT 2010

Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements

March 26, 2010

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Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2010 00:22:02 -0400
From: Binyumen Schaechter <Bschaechter at nyc.rr.com>
Subject: Two Yiddish concerts in NYC

Tickets are now available to two upcoming concerts in New York City
Featuring The Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus / JPPC ("Der yidisher 
filharmonisher folkskhor") with Binyumen Schaechter, Conductor
April 25 and June 13

1) SUNDAY, APRIL 25, 2010, 3:00 PM
6th Street Sundays presents A CAPPELLA CHORAL BLAST! At The 6th Street 
Community Synagogue 325 East 6th Street (between 1st & 2nd Avenues), New 
York City.

A cappella concert sung by 3 ensembles
(JPPC, Polyhymnia, Zamir Chorale) each for 25-30'.
The JPPC sings in Yiddish, the others - in other languages.

Admission: $15 with advanced purchase
Door: $18 adults, $8 under 21
Added bonus - 1:30 Free vocal workshop open to all with paid admission.

2) SUNDAY, JUNE 13, 2010, 4:30 PM
Symphony Space 2537 Broadway (at 95th Street), New York City.
Tickets: symphonyspace.org

This 2-hour concert includes classic Yiddish works such as
"Avremele melamed" and "Lomir ale zingen a zemerl",
as well as Classical works in Yiddish,  by Handel, Mendelssohn, 
Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky!
English translations provided.

Featured soloists: Joshua Breitzer, Matthew Klein  and child performer 
Temma-Leeba Schaechter (the younger of "Di Shekhter-tekhter").

Admission: $25, 18.
Tickets: symphonyspace.org
About the JPPC: thejppc.org

Others whose works are represented in this concert include:
Composer/arrangers Ben Yomen, Goldman, Posner, Rauch,  Shneyer, 
Teitelbaum, Zuckerman;
Bialik, Buchwald, Ha-Levi, Halpern, Helfman, Kahn, Lapin, Liesin, Olgin, 
Reisin, Ronch & Sorerives.

We hope to see you there!  Or there!
Binyumen Schaechter, dirigent
Yidisher filharmonisher folkskhor
("Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus")
symphonyspace.org - tix to the June 13 concert
sixthstreetsundays.eventbrite.com - tix to the April 25 concert
thejppc.org - info about the JPPC
thejppc.org/id3.html - info about all JPPC concerts
cdbaby.com/cd/jppchorus - excerpts from the JPPC's 1st CD
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