American Jewish Musical Encounters

Date: 
Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Virtual
United States

Josh Kun, Galeet Dardashti, Shaul Magid, and Anthony Russell will be at this event exploring lesser-known musical styles of Jewish America, including Yiddish opera, Persian Jewish music, and Orthodox bluegrass. Musicians and scholars will discuss Jewish cultural encounters and adaptation to the American context over the past century, looking beyond the Ashkenazi/Mizrahi divide. The panelists’ personal experiences and expertise illuminate and intersect with their musical studies, pointing to a fuller sense of American Jewish ethnic, musical, and religious diversity.

Categories
Event Type: 
Webinar
Topic: 
Music
Global Region: 
American (United States)