Great Barrington: Chorus to perform Jewish choral music

Thursday April 25, 2013

The Simon’s Rock Chorus will present a program of Jewish choral music at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, at Hevreh of Southern Berkshire, 270 State Road.

The concert is free and open to the public. A reception provided by Hevreh will follow the concert.

The 24 voice chorus will be singing several centuries and styles of Jewish choral music ranging from a Renaissance work by Salomon Rossi to classic liturgical works, Israeli folk songs and selections from "Fiddler on the Roof."

They are directed by Simon’s Rock faculty member Jack Brown and will be accompanied by Hilda Banks Shapiro.


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