Istoria Judia: Sephardic and Mizrahi History, Music & Dance

Image of AJU Choir and Keshet Chaim Dancer
Event Time
4:00 PM

Gindi Auditorium

AJU's Familian Campus

15600 Mulholland Drive
Bel Air, 90077 

Event Details

The AJU Choir, Dr. Noreen Green, Music Director, and Keshet Chaim Dance Ensemble present Istoria Judia: Celebrating Sephardic & Mizrahi History, Music & Dance. 

Featuring soloists Diana Tash, mezzo-soprano, Asher Levy, oud and guitar, and Jamie Papish, ethnic percussion with "A Letter Fell from the Sky," an original composition by Dr. Michelle Green Willner, commemorating the 1492 expulsion of the Jews from Spain. March 31, 2019, the date of our concert, marks 527 years since the Edict of Expulsion.

Program subject to change.

Sponsorship packages are available!

  • $100 - Friend

    • Name in the printed concert program
    • 2 tickets to  Istoria Judia: A Musical Celebration of Spanish-Jewish Culture, March 31, 2019
  • $180 - Supporter
    • All Friend level benefits
    • 2 tickets to Spies of No Country, Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel, with journalist and author Matti Friedman in conversation with David Wolpe, March 5, 2019
  • $250 - Benefactor
    • All Supporter level benefits
    • 2 tickets to The Exodus: How it Happened and Why it Matters, with author and one of the world's premiere biblical scholars Richard Elliott Friedman, presented with the Simmons Family Charitable Foundation, March 13, 2019
  • $500 - Partner
    • All Benefactor level benefits
    • Invitation to a private donor musical soiree - TBA
  • $1,000 - Conductor
    • All Partner level benefits
    • Backstage Meet and Greet at Istoria Judia: A Musical Celebration of Spanish-Jewish Culture

Event Contact
Contact Name
Whizin Center for Continuing Education
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