[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices and Announcements--Beethoven's Ninth - in Yiddish! And Peretz - Sung! In Concert - This Sunday, NYC!

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Mon Oct 26 16:42:29 EDT 2015

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Oct. 26, 2015

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From: Binyumen Schaechter <binyumens at gmail.com>
To: MENDELE <mendele at mailman.yale.edu>, Victor Bers <victor.bers at yale.edu>
Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2015 15:42:45 -0400
Subject: Beethoven's Ninth - in Yiddish! And Peretz - Sung! In Concert -
This Sunday, NYC!
The famous "Ode to Joy" theme from Beethoven's Ninth Symphony will be
performed in Yiddish!
In a brand new choral adaptation of Beethoven's music!

And for those who prefer Peretz to Beethoven –
Musical settings of Oyb nit nokh hekher and Meyn nisht di velt iz a
will be performed at the same concert!

And for those who prefer Yiddish songs to Yiddish literature –
Brand new choral arrangements of
"Belts mayn shteytele Belts", "Rumania, Rumania", and "Vilne, Vilne Undzer
will be performed at the same concert!

You won't want to miss this!

WHEN: This coming Sunday, November 1, 2015, 2 PM
WHERE: Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67 St, New York City.
WHO: The Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus / JPPC, conducted by Binyumen
Featured soloists include Temma Schaechter (of Di Shekhter-tekhter).

Here's a description of the concert, including the full list of songs, and
how tickets can be ordered:
And here's a Jewish Week review of the May concert which spawned this
encore concert:
Limited number of tickets still available.
Tickets: $30
Box office is open today.
Information at TheJPPC.org

We hope to see you there!

Binyumen Schaechter, Conductor / Dirigent
Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus / JPPC (Der yidisher filharmonisher
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