Pomegranates & Figs: A Feast of Jewish Music
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The last date listed for Pomegranates & Figs: A Feast of Jewish Music was Saturday December 20, 2008 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
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I loved the 2nd half of the show--Kitka chorus and the Klezmer music. I did not, however, enjoy the first half--I find that type of music way too monotonous and not uplifting at all. Because this was first, I was able to leave the show feeling...continued
Celebrating the rich diversity of Jewish music, Pomegranates & Figs showcases the infectious exuberance of klezmer, Yiddish folk song, and the soulful traditions of Sephardic music. From the creators of Klezmer Mania!, this triple bill features the driving, danceable rhythms of klezmer band The Gonifs; the glorious harmonies of Kitka Women’s Vocal Ensemble; and the Bay Area string duo Teslim, featuring violinist Kaila Flexer and multi-instrumentalist Gari Hegedus—with special guests violinists Julian Smedley, Shira Kammen, and Leah Wollenberg, harpist Liza Wallace, and percussionist Faisal Zedan.