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Israel: 100 Years In 30 Songs

August 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

“100 Years In 30 Songs” is a series of three lectures that tells the Israeli story through its popular songs. From the national anthem to Jerusalem of Gold, from folk to hip hop, disco to punk, alternative to oriental, Israeli songs are an intimate portrait of Israeli society. Listen to the songs and hear the nation’s inner conflicts, successes, failures, tragic and blissful moments. Our speaker David Peretz is a musician, academic lecturer and journalist. His work and sound installation has been played and shown all over the world. The music he composed for the Negev Andarta was awarded and presented at the Louvre Museum. He is the author of the anthology of the Popular Israeli song, part of the Israeli School curriculum. Sessions 2and& 3: Aug. 23 and Sept. 13.


August 9
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

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