Jewish Federation Connecting with Community

Jewish Federation Connecting with Community "Familiar Songs and Their Unfamiliar Stories"

June 03, 2019 | 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Knesset Israel
16 Colt Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201

The Jewish Federation Connecting with Community presents "Familiar Songs and Their Unfamiliar Stories." Discover the Jewish roots of some of the best-known American songs and how they came to be written. Storyteller, musician and educator, Sandy Schuman, will feature songs from the Great American Songbook with stories about the Jewish writers and composers who made them famous - Harold Arlen, Irving Berlin, George and Ira Gershwin, Jay Gorney, E.Y. Harburg - come join us.

This free program is part of the Federation’s Connecting With Community Series and will be followed by a kosher hot lunch. Lunch is a $2 suggested donation for adults over 60 years of age or $7 for all others. Advance reservations are required for lunch and can be made by calling (413) 442-2200 before 9 a.m. on the day of the program.

For More Information

Phone: 413-442-4360, ext. 15
Email: [email protected]
  • Event Website »
  • Directions »
  • Share this event

    Got an Event
    We Should Know About?

    We can help you spread the word and build your audience.

    • sponsor1.png

      In cooperation with LOCAL PARTNERS

      Jewish Federation of Western MA  - Jewish Federation of the Berkshires