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To a Sweet Year! Celebrating Rosh Hashanah

September 19, 2017
11:30 am
Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall

Celebrate the start of the Jewish New Year with a wonderful Music at Noon Program. Rabbi Joey Felsen will provide inspirational thoughts on the meaning of the holiday, followed by a musical performance by pianist Frank Levy. Rabbi Felsen is Founder and Executive Director of the Jewish Study Network (JSN). A skilled educator, he teaches classes at the JCCs in Palo Alto and Los Gatos as well as other venues. He is the founding Board President of Meira Academy and a recipient of the prestigious Grinspoon-Steinhardt National Award for Excellence in Jewish Education. Pianist Frank Levy is an artist of rare poetic insight and communicative powers. A semi-finalist in the Leeds and Clara Haskil International Piano Competitions, Frank has an international career as a recitalist performing at Avery Fisher Hall in New York, Queen Elizabeth Hall in London, Gusman Hall in Miami, Royce Hall in Los Angeles, The Gardner Hall in Salt Lake City, and the Stadthaussaal in Winterthur. Mr. Levy is recording complete piano works of Schubert and Brahms. His recordings and live performances have been broadcast in New York City, London, Switzerland and Canada. He is also Professor of Piano at San Jose State University School of Music and Dance. Mr. Levy taught at the Juilliard School Pre-College Division and in the DMA program of the CUNY Graduate Center. He has been artist/teacher at the International Keyboard Institute and Festival in New York City, Schlern International Music Festival in Italy, and the Beijing International Music Festival and Academy, among others. Funded in part by the Maimonides Fund of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund. Need a ride? The OFJCC provides door-to-door rides for mobility-impaired seniors to all Community Tuesday lectures and concerts. Contact Betty Saad at bsaad@paloaltojcc.org or (650) 223-8741 for details. Funded by the Senior Mobility Initiative at the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund. Presented by The Oshman Family JCC

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3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303

Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall

San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303, United States
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