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Young Jewish American Composers

YIVO hosts a concert featuring new classical works by young and emerging Jewish American composers: Lainie FeffermanDavid HertzbergJulie Hill,Adam RobertsAlyssa Weinberg, and Alex Weiser. Performances by Violin and Viola duo andPlay (Maya Bennardo and Hannah Levinson),Brigid ColeridgeJulie HillLee DionnePat Swoboda, and Meaghan Burke will feature various combinations of piano, string quintet, and singer. The concert will also feature conversations with the composers exploring the question of how Jewish history and identity informs the creation of new works of art.


Fünf Kleine Klavierstücke – Lainie Fefferman (1982- )
Méditation boréale – David Hertzberg (1990- )
Dreaming of Love – Alex Weiser (1989- )
Meditation – Alyssa Weinberg (1988- )
Shift Differential – Adam Roberts (1980- )
Over the Waters – Julie Hill (1988- )

Admission: $15,  YIVO members & students: $10 

This event is part of the Sidney Krum Young Artists Concert Series, made possible by a generous gift from the Estate of Sidney Krum. Co-sponsored by the American Society for Jewish Music.

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Earlier Event: September 17
Crooner & Duke
Later Event: April 23
Orchestral Premiere with MusicaNova