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Lincolnwood congregation hosts concert for Yom Ha’ Atzmaut

A Yom Ha’atzmaut concert, featuring Chazan Alberto Mizrahi, cantor at Chicago’s Anshe Emet Synagogue, who will be accompanied by musicians from the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band, takes place at 7:30 p.m. April 25 at Lincolnwood Jewish Congregation A.G. Beth Israel, 7117 N. Crawford Ave., Lincolnwood. Tickets are $25; $5 for youth ages 18 and under. […]

An Invigorating and Enlightening Experience…

..the reviews are in from the three performances of The Schoenberg Kol Nidre, Opus 39 that I narrated with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Ricardo Muti this past March 15, 16 and 17 at Orchestra Hall in Chicago. Below are the reviews and the program notes … CSO Program Notes Chicago […]

10th Annual Dr. Arnold H. Kaplan Memorial Concert: Mizrahi & Friends – Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Save the date for the 10th annual Dr. Arnold H. Kaplan Memorial Concert: Mizrahi & Friends from the Film “100 Voices” (You saw them on screen, now see them live!) Tuesday, April 5, 2011 7:30 p.m. at Anshe Emet Join us for an evening filled with an eclectic blend of Cantorial, Yiddish, Sephardic and Broadway […]

Free Concert March 2, 2011 at Roosevelt University (with Roosevelt University Chamber Chorus)

Join me for a FREE CONCERT next Wednesday, March 2, 7:30 PM at Ganz Hall of Roosevelt University (430 S. Michigan), Chicago. I will be soloist with the University Chamber Chorus, conducted by Cheryl Frazes Hill, in an eclectic program including: SIX JEWISH PIECES – “Hashkiveinu” by Max Helfman, “Sim Shalom” by Max Janowski,, “Kiddush” […]

Hazzan Mizrahi To Take Part in Chicago’s Inaugural “Downtown Seder”

Since 1996, Michael Dorf, founder of  acclaimed NY performance venue the Knitting Factory, has assembled a diverse variety of artists and luminaries in New York to participate in a live Passover Seder, offering their creative interpretations of the Exodus story. Now, the Downtown Seder is coming to our town! Check out the line up to […]

Special Matinee Performance of “Conviction” on Sunday, February 13, 2011

Spanish Inquisition. In Franco-ruled 1960’s Madrid, an Israeli scholar is detained for stealing a confidential Inquisition file. Contained within it is the true confession of Spanish priest Andrés González (1447—1486), whose faith is tested when he finds himself in love with a Jewish woman. Written by Oren Neeman and directed by Kevin Hart, CONVICTION is […]

Anshe Emet Shabbat Morning Live with Craig Taubman – February 19, 2011

Please join me during Shabbat Morning service on February 19, 2011 at 9:30 a.m for Anshe Emet Live with Special Guest Craig Taubman! Worship with your friends and make new ones as we celebrate Shabbat in this  interactive community service open to the entire Jewish community. We will celebrate Shabbat with a kiddush lunch after […]

“100 Voices” Encore Performance Around the Country; One Night Only – November 11, 2010 at 7PM Local Time!

If you didn’t have a chance to view the remarkable “homecoming” of 100 Cantors to Poland, “100 Voices: The Journey Home” will be showing in an encore performance around the country on November 11, 2010 at 7:00 PM local time wherever you are. In Chicago, the film will be showing at The Webster Place Theater, […]

In the LA Area? Come Hear The Sons of Sepharad Next Sunday!

Starring Cantor Alberto Mizrahi, Cantor Aaron Bensoussan and Gerard Edery Tickets: $50.00 (Includes Dessert Reception) SEPHARDIC TEMPLE TIFERETH ISRAEL 10500 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90024-4510 For Ticket Info Call the Temple Office at (310) 475-7000 Listen to Noches Noches Listen to Una Mantica de Ruda Order the CD or individual songs

New Documentary Showcasing the Journey of 100 Cantors to Poland Will Show in Theaters Nationwide for One Night Only (September 21, 2010) Buy Tickets Now!

View Trailer Purchase tickets online View a list of participating Illinois movie theaters (from the flyer) “100 Voices” will offer a unique and moving look at Polish/Jewish history and culture and highlight its current resurgence. The story is told through the personal reflections and musical performances of a group of Cantors and acclaimed composer Charles […]