Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, CA
Sunday, March 21
The Moscow Male Jewish Choir, “Hasidic Cappella”
General admission seats are only $25 ($18 for seniors and students). Premier seating and entrance to the champagne reception with the artists are only $45. For more information and tickets, call the Canyon Club 818-879-5016.
DEFINITELY NOT YOUR GRANDPARENTS’ CHOIR
Making their Southern California debut, the Moscow Male Jewish Choir, “Hasidic Cappella” will perform at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, Sunday, March 21st at 4:00pm. This extraordinary group of highly educated musicians, known for their vast range of musical styles, has been delighting audiences throughout Russia and Europe since their inception in 1991. Thanks to Cantor Peter Halpern and Temple Adat Elohim, audiences in Southern California will get their first chance to hear their engaging group.
Among the Choir’s repertoire are compositions of world classics and songs of peoples of the world. Their range is enormous, expertly performing pees of classical Jewish liturgy to humorous American folk. They’ve even been known to toss in Temptations-like dance movements. It is this mix of seriousness and reverence that has captivated audience world-wide.
Consisting of all professional musicians, the Choir seeks to revitalize Jewish choral music, based on both the deep roots of ancient tradition and contemporary culture. They are particularly dedicated to giving a second chance to music from the 19th century from Eastern Europe and Western Russia that has been inaccessible since the 1917 revolution.
Well known throughout Russia and Europe, especially for their honored annual appearances at the Great Hall of the Moscow Tchaykowskiy Conservatory, Hasidic Cappella’s appearances in Southern California is definitely not to be missed. General admission seats are only $25 ($18 for seniors and students). Premier seating and entrance to the champagne reception with the artists are only $45. For more information and tickets, call the Canyon Club 818-879-5016.