With Cantor Joseph Ness
Sunday Afternoon, 1PM February 16
Location: Beth El Temple, 2626 Albany Avenue, West Hartford, 860.233.9696
FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
in The Community Room at Beth El Temple
This Lecture Series is PART OF THE 2019-20 BEMA CONCERT SERIES
Plenty of FREE PARKING
Explore and understand the relationship between Jews and music from the 17th to the 21st centuries including a discussion of Jewish historical context to a range of classical music including: The works of Salomone Rossi, Monteverdi and the Jews of 17thcentury Italy and an exploration of George Frideric Handel and his relationship to the Jews of London and the major Jewish biblical figures that feature in his works.