A Musical Celebration
Sunday, February 24, 3pm
Directed by Hankus Netsky
Featuring Henry Carrey and Amanda Miriam-Khaye Siegel and The New England Conservatory Jewish Music Ensemble
Featuring a 1932 Purimshpil (in Yiddish and English) written by Serena Hollender, sister of TBI member and local musical treasure Morris Hollender. Hollender’s Purim Shpil was last performed in the 1930s by family members going door to door on the holiday (as was the Eastern-European tradition) in rural Carpato-Ruthenia.
Purim songs from the repertoires of legendary Boston Jewish radio celebrities, Leyke Post and Ben Gailing.
And actual Persian music!
Selections from Itzik Mangers “Megilah Lider.”
More videos to come!