An academic meeting place created by the International Forum for Jewish Music Studies (IFJMS) for communication, information, discussion for scholars, archivists and practitioners in all aspects of Jewish music and a platform for continuing activity.
Conversation on Zoom
(Starts at 7 pm Israel Daylight Time! = 09:00 Los Angeles / 12.00 New York / 17:00 London / 18:00 Hannover)
Dr Naomi Cohn Zentner, Head of the MA program in Jewish music at the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies in dialogue with
Professor Eliyahu Schleifer, Professor Emeritus of Sacred music and former director of the School of Sacred music at Hebrew Union College’s Jerusalem Institute of Religion.
Their conversation will be about Sailing Through Long Liturgical Texts: Ashkenazi Cantorial Renditions of Malchuyot, Zichronot, and Shofarot on Rosh Hashanah. When they have explored this together, they will invite discussion from all who have tuned in to listen to the Conversation.
(Starts at 7 pm Israel Daylight Time!)