Prayer Leader Summer Institute: Jewish World Music Week


Monday -- Jewish Music of Iraq and Yemen
Instructor: George Mordecai and Zafer Tawil

A Journey of Jewish Music: From Baghdad to Boston
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 | Reception 6:30 pm | Concert 7 pm
Hebrew College, 160 Herrick Rd. Newton Centre, MA
Admission: Included for those who register for the full day's session; $10 for concert only | Purchase Ticket

Join Cantor and performer George Mordecai, along with his star-studded ensemble including Mitch Gordon, Hankus Netsky and Zafer Tawil, as he takes the audience on a journey of Jewish music from his family's roots in India and Iraq, through Australia and into North America.

Tuesday -- Jewish Music of India
Instructor: Rahel Musleah

Wednesday -- Spain, Argentina, Ladino Influences
Instructors: Joel Bresler, Elias Rosemberg, Lisle Kulbach

Thursday and Friday -- The Musical World of Eastern Europe,
Instructor: Hankus Netsky

Each day, Monday – Thursday, includes three sessions:  9:30 am – 12:00 pm, 1:00– 3:00 pm, and 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm. On Monday, the second afternoon session, 3:30 - 5:00, will be replaced by an early evening concert with Cantor Mordecai, Zafer Tawil, and special guests. Friday will only include a morning session, 9:30 -12.

Students may attend the entire week, or choose individual days, or attend only morning sessions. REGISTER for individual sessions or for the week.

Food will be available for purchase during the lunch break.


Marcia Spellman
Recruitment and Enrollment Coordinator