Klassically Klezmer

Concerts & Performances
Date Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Organization Jewish Museum of Florida – FIU Categories Concerts & Performances
Place Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU Address 301 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach Phone 786-972-3175 Website http://www.jewishmuseum.com/ Contact Email Info@JewishMuseum.com

Principal Clarinet Emeritus of the Cleveland Orchestra, Franklin Cohen, joins the Amernet String Quartet in an annual tradition of klezmer and klezmer-influenced works at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. Concert 2: Klassically Klezmer includes the landmark work The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind by Argentine composer Osvaldo Golijov; the Hebrew Sketches of Aleksandr Krein; and works from the repertoire of clarinetist Simeon Bellison, later principal of the New York Philharmonic, from his days leading the Zimro Ensemble in Moscow. Guests are invited to enjoy a reception during this festive evening. Event sponsored by Norman and Sylvia Levine and Family. $10 JMOF-FIU Members; $18 Non-Members; FREE for FIU Students (with valid ID)