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Oct 17 2021

Women’s Voices, Women’s Souls

Los Angeles Jewish Symphony conductor, Dr. Noreen Green
Temple Israel of Hollywood

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A celebration of Jewish women’s voices, the centerpiece of this concert are excerpts from Women of Valor, an award-winning cantata by composer Andrea Clearfield, performed by members of the Los Angeles Jewish Symphony under the direction of Dr. Noreen Green and featuring Grammy award-winning soprano Hila Plitmann and mezzo-soprano Iris Malkin. Inspired by a midrash, Women of Valor highlights the stories of women of the Bible through the contemporary lens of several women writers, including Ellen Frankel and Sandy Shanin. The event also includes Maria Newman’s Shirat Hayam (Song of the Sea) and excerpts from Sharon Farber’s Only A Book. Completing the evening is a discussion with the artists moderated by the inaugural dean of the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Eileen Strempel.

Co-presented by TIOH Arts & CultureLos Angeles Jewish Symphony, Dr. Noreen Green, Artistic Director, and the Lowell Milken Center for Music of American Jewish Experience at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.

“…Plitmann sings with not only clarity but with abandon and with a real resonance to the text…” —Fanfare

In-person: $36 general public; $18 Students and TIOH members
Virtual: Free
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This event will be available live in-person and virtually. To attend in person, proof of vaccination is required at the door by showing your vaccination card, a photo of the card, or your digital vaccine record. Additionally, masks must be worn at all times while indoors and seating will be spaced out to allow you and your family/pod to social distance.

Photo description: Maestra Noreen Green conducts the Los Angeles Jewish Symphony.
Photo credit: Guy Madmoni