The Best of Broadway ~ An Historical Perspective
Trace the Great White Way’s earliest and groundbreaking musicals from Victor Herbert and Irving Berlin, through the Gershwins, Kern, Rodgers and Hart years, through the Golden Age of musicals: Rodgers and Hammerstein II, Lerner and Loewe, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Rice, to the current innovative smash hit, Hamilton. Guest performers will also sing along with Cantor Koritan at the piano. Film clips will enhance the experience.
Faculty: Cantor Baruch Koritan
The Music of Broadway & Hollywood
Savor these uniquely American art forms, their composers, personalities, and historical perspective. Video clips, lively discussion and guest performers promise a fun-filled and stimulating experience.
In this class, you will find amazing discoveries about the play and the Jewish influence on Alexander Hamilton.
Mondays beginning January 22 through February 12
An exciting retrospective of the works of musical genius, Leonard Bernstein, presented for the centennial year of his birth.
Tuesday afternoons beginning January 23 through February 13
Join Travel and Lifestyle Photographer, Jay Chatzkel as he explores with you Spain’s Sephardic Jewish Heritage– Barcelona, Girona, Madrid, Toledo and Cordoba.
It is an amazing fact that Jewish composers during WWII produced a vastly disproportionate number of songs.