Music of Jewish Heritage and Culure

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Ticket Information

FREE, Reservations requested by calling 847-835-0724 or marlag@nsci.org

Time
3:30 PM
Presented By
North Shore Congregation Israel
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Cantor David Goldstein
Description

Duo Sonidos presents a special program of music by Jewish composers as well as non-Jewish composers inspired by Judaism.  The highlight of the program will be the premiere of a new transcription of Lukas Foss' "Three American Pieces" for violin and guitar, as well  as works by Ravel, Lorenzo Palomo, Robert Beaser, George Gershwin, and a solo guitar work by Castelnuovo-Tedesco. 


Ensemble Name
Duo Sonidos
Musicians
William Knuth, violin; Adam Levin, guitar
Composers
Ravel, Palomo, Foss, Beaser, Gershwin, Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Program

RAVEL: Deux Melodies Hebraique
PALOMO: Canciones Sefardies
FOSS: Three American Pieces (Trans. Gregg Nestor)
CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO:  Selections from "Platero y Yo"
BEASER: Selections from "Mountain Songs"
GERSHWIN:  Selections from "Porgy & Bess Suite"


Venue
North Shore Congregation Israel
Location
1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe, IL
Phone
847-835-0724