Exploring the breadth of Jewish musical tradition, this concert features songs drawing on Yiddish folklore, Klezmer innovations, the pain and cultural fusion of the diaspora, and the poignancy of love in the Holocaust. Compositions include 'Rejoice: Honoring the Jewish Spirit' selections by Judith Clurman, La Guitarra & Crotalo by Mario Castelnuovo Tedesco, Iti Milevanon, 92nd Psalm, Tres Hermanicas Eran and more!
Per Dane County Heath order, masks are required for all attendees.
Festival Choir of Madison, in its 48th Season, is a mixed, auditioned choir of 50 skilled singers from Madison and surrounding area. We strive to offer musically choral events unlike any other in Madison. Our concerts celebrate diverse art music traditions from across the globe, ranging from "traditional" choral repertoire to new music of living composers. Whether performing acapella songs or joining our voices in harmony with guest instrumentalists and soloists, we aim to create absorbing music that unites audiences and performers in an unforgettable shared experience.