Held at North Shore Temple Emanuel’s Valerie Jaye Hall (VJs) on Sunday 18 February from 7pm, A Musical Mélange at VJs celebrates the arrival of Cantor Ted Labow as Interim Cantor for six months.
The versatile Canadian cantor is not only an accomplished dramatic baritone, singing in several languages including Hebrew, Russian, French, German and Italian, but a talented pianist in multiple styles.
Expect to hear piano tunes from Cantor Ted alongside jazz saxophonist Mark Ginsburg, and Sydney jazz greats Dave Goodman on drums and Hannah James on bass. Choirs from Emanuel Synagogue and NSTE, as well as the Spanish and Ladino specialist choir, Coro Austral, will also perform. In addition, NSTE Choir Director, Judy Campbell, will contribute a tang of Brazilian jazz. Other performers include Emanuel Synagogue Choir Director, Andrea Catzel, and musical theatre performers, Aaron Robuck, and Breina Abo.
For more information, visit www.nste.org.au/musicalmelange.
The AJN has two double passes to giveaway to the performance on Sunday, 18 February, at 7pm.
Competition entries close on 13 February at noon.
This competition is open to Australian residents only. Employees of The Australian Jewish News and their immediate families are ineligible to enter. Competition entries close on 13 Feb 2018 at noon. The winners will be drawn at The AJN Melbourne office on 13 Feb 2018. The winners will be drawn randomly and contacted by email only, using the email registered by the winner. The AJN cannot be held responsible for entrants failing to check their email or providing incorrect information. Winners’ names and details may be passed on to the promoter for winners to redeem prizes. Please note that the prizes are only those mentioned in the competition notice and are non-exchangeable. Tickets are general admission only, and are not valid for opening or closing nights, or any other special events. Winners’ names will not be published due to privacy concerns, however, winners’ names will be kept on record at The Australian Jewish News Melbourne office. Unless otherwise notified, winners must must pick up their prize from the AJN offices, located at Level 1, 589 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick, Victoria or Level 1, 55 Grafton Street, Bondi Junction, NSW. NSW Permit Number: LTPM/08/00233