From the Yiddish Rialto to the Silver Screen

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From the Yiddish Rialto to the Silver Screen
(Back by Popular Demand)
Sunday, March 10, 2019, at 2 PM
at Museum of Jewish Heritage — A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

Presented as part of Carnegie Hall’s Migrations: The Making of America Festival

A concert featuring rediscovered songs from jazz-infused Yiddish musical hits made popular on the Yiddish radio and the Yiddish musical cinema of the 1930’s and 1940’s with restored orchestrations and original film clips. (Courtesy of the Center For Jewish Film).

The concert stars: Glenn Seven Allen (Amerike – the Golden Land, The Golden Bride), Daniel Greenwood (The Mikado), Maya Jacobson (Fidler Afn Dakh, Amerike – The Golden Land), Joseph Mace (The Golden Bride), Rachel Policar (The Golden Bride), Daniella Rabbani (The Golden Land), and Steve Sterner (The Sorceress), and features the Uptown Downtown Orchestra conducted by Zalmen Mlotek.

In Yiddish with English supertitles.

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