Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Nisan 25, 5776
Beth Am Israel
$15/adult; $10/child


1301 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072
Beth Am Israel is a Conservative synagogue of about 375 families located in Lower Merion, the heart of the western suburbs (Main Line) of Philadelphia. We, at Beth Am Israel, seek to integrate Torah (learning and practice), Avodah (prayer or worship

Classical Piano Performance

March 17, 2013 3:00 PM

Join us as pianist Jacqueline Faiman and cellist Michal Schmidt perform a recital including music by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, and Debussy.

Jacqueline Faiman, pianist and BAI congregant, has performed to critical acclaim in numerous solo and chamber music settings from Washington, D.C. to Jerusalem. She has performed in festivals in Aspen, Sarasota, Banff and Nice and participated in a USAID performance tour of Spain. Ms. Faiman holds a Bachelors of Music from Oberlin Conservatory and a Doctorate of Musical Arts from Peabody Conservatory.

Michal Schmidt is adjunct cello faculty at Haverford College, Bryn Mawr College and the University of Pennsylvania. She is a member of numerous performing groups in the Philadelphia area. Ms. Schmidt has studied at the Rubin Music Academy in Israel, the Royal Academy of Music in London, the Curtis Institute of Music, and completed the Doctoral of Musical Arts degree at Temple University. She champions new works by American and Israeli composers. Ms. Schmidt has established the Tribute recital series in Philadelphia, whose programs highlight music written by her colleagues as well as important musical anniversaries.

More Events from Beth Am Israel

Mon. May 9
7:30 PM-9:00 PM
Beth Am Israel Yom HaShoah Commemoration followed by breakout discussions with Holocuast survivors and relatives of survivors. 
Thu. May 12
6:00 PM
Join Beth Am Israel for a fun night of Israel music, food, and more celebrating Yom Ha'atzmaut!
Thu. May 19
7:30 PM
BAI presents the Barol Scholar-in-Residence Robert Wittman, author of the Devil's Diary. How an FBI agent uncovered the secrets of Hitler's 'philosopher.' 
Thu. May 26
7:00 PM
Join us for a Lag B'omer celebration with s'mores, music, and more! Geared towards 8-12th graders. $12.00 for non-members.

Browse the Calendar

Filter by Date
E.g., 2016-06-03
E.g., 2016-06-03

The Calendar

Tue. May 3
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
1:00 PM
Tue. May 3
Gershman Y
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Subscribe To our E-Newsletter