at 7:30 pmRami Kleinstein – A Man and his Piano
Share an intimate evening with superstar Rami —“The Elton John of Israel”— as he interweaves his soulful, captivating songs with rich anecdotes and gentle humor. Visit Rami Kleinstein’s Website
Sponsored by Joanne Singer
at 8:00 pmAnat Cohen Quartet with Shai Maestro, Orlando le Fleming and Ziv Ravitz, special guest Avishai Cohen
Israeli-born Anat Cohen, dynamic bandleader, prolific composer, and virtuoso on both tenor sax and clarinet, explores idioms as varied as modern and traditional jazz, Brazilian choro, Argentine tango, and Afro-Cuban jazz. Performing with her are some of the most exciting musicians on the NYC jazz scene, as well as her brother Avishai on trumpet. Visit the Anat Cohen’s Website
Media Sponsor KUVO
at 11:00 amMarc Blitzstein and American Musical Theatre Coffee Concert
Renowned biographer and pianist, Howard Pollock, gives an entertaining and illuminating lecture/recital on the iconoclastic composer. WithMarcus de Loach, baritone, and Marcia Ragonetti, mezzo soprano.
at 7:30 pmThe Shuffle Concert Ensemble – You choose. They play.
Shuffle Concert, the brainchild of Juilliard graduate, pianist Eliran Avni, changes the rules of performance as you know it. Come and have fun with six exuberant, gifted young musicians. See more on www.shuffleconcert.com
Sponsored by TriCuzz Productions
at 4:00 pmRabbi Gershom Sizomu in Concert
Rabbi Gershom, leader of the Abayudaya Jews of Uganda, performs original Abayudaya Jewish songs and traditional Jewish liturgy set to African rhythms and melodies. More info on Rabbi Gershom Here (search “Sizomu”).
Presented by MACC in collaboration with Hebrew Educational Alliance