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Yom Haatzmaut Concert- Sephardi Style
- From: Ilana Sperling <isperling...>
- Subject: Yom Haatzmaut Concert- Sephardi Style
- Date: Thu 22 Apr 2004 20.55 (GMT)
The American Sephardi Federation with Sephardic House is thrilled to
invite you to our YOM HAATZMAUT/ ISRAEL INDEPENDENCE DAY CONCERT &
RECEPTION, featuring the talented Cantor Moshe Tessone and his
unforgettable Oriental ensemble.
Sephardic poetry has traditionally been filled with a love and longing
for Zion and Jerusalem, and the concert melodies will attempt to give
voice to that powerful yearning. The event will take place this SUNDAY,
APRIL 25th, at the CENTER FOR JEWISH HISTORY, and will start with a
reception (including docent-led tours of our current exhibit, JEWISH
COSTUMES IN THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE) at 7 PM. The evening's program will
begin at 7:45 by first honoring those who gave their lives in Israel's
defense with a presentation by Rabbi Dr. Elie Abadie, and then
transitioning into a celebration of Israel's independence with Middle
Eastern and Sephardic song!
Please join us in what we are sure will be an exciting and meaningful
evening! We can't wait to see you there!
Purchase your tickets now, as space is limited!
FOR RESERVATIONS, CALL BOX OFFICE (917) 606-8200 or EMAIL:
ISPERLING (at) ASF(dot)CJH(dot)ORG(dot)
CENTER FOR JEWISH HISTORY, 15 W. 16TH STREET, BETWEEN 5TH AND 6TH
AVENUES, NEW YORK CITY; 7 PM Reception, 7:45 Concert
Co-sponsored by the Sephardic Community Program at Yeshiva University,
Yeshiva University Museum and the Edmond J. Safra Synagogue
Admission: $20; $15: For Advance Reservations, Students, Seniors,
Members of ASF, YUM & the Edmond J. Safra Synagogue
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