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Jewish Music Festival
1414 Walnut Street, Berkeley, CA 94709, 510.848.0237

24th Jewish Music Festival March 21-April 2, 2009

2009 Festival Events

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Bloch Party!: The Bridge Players

Sun, Mar 08, 2009 4:00 PM

Leading 20th century Swiss-American Jewish composer Ernest Bloch 
(1880-1959) lived for several years in the Bay Area, teaching at the 
San Francisco Conservatory and UC Berkeley and composing some 
of his most evocative works. This year, we present two special events to commemorate his 50th yahrzeit (anniversary of his death).

Formed in 2001 by violinist Randall Weiss, this San Francisco chamber music ensemble presents Bloch’s Piano Quintet No.1 and Violin Sonata No.1. 
The program also includes Darius Milhaud’s Sonata No. 1 for Viola and Piano.

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Kosher Gospel

Joshua Nelson Sat, Mar 21, 2009 8:00 PM

Opening Night

Featuring 
Joshua Nelson & Special Guests, 
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir

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Press Room

Click here for recent press about Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird.

Click here for recent press about Joshua Nelson & Kosher Gospel.

Please visit our off-site Press Room

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JMF on KQED-TV

Check out the Ark Project on KQED’s SPARK (RealPlayer required), from Wednesday June 11, 2008.

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