Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Program

Jewish Music – The Soul of the People

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Jerome Richfield 201

Lecha DodiJewish Music – The Soul of the People

Cantor Kenneth Cohen of Temple Ahavat Shalom will give an overview of the history and diversity of Jewish music and the cultures that influenced its development.  He will also speak about new trends in Jewish music today.  Cantor Cohen will sing and play the guitar as he gives his presentation.

Cantor Cohen earned his B.A. in History  and  an M.A. in Ethnomusicology. He was ordained as Cantor from the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in Manhattan and has had an extensive career in Jewish music. 

For your convenience, a map to the event is provided.

Everyone is invited. but space is limited. Please call (818) 677-4724 or email to reserve a seat.