Yavneh Ensemble Concert

Yavneh Ensemble Concert
The 49 Days: Music of the Omer Season
Sunday, June 3, 2007, at 7:30 p.m.
Congregation Adath Jeshurun
7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA
Tickets: $36 preferred seating, $12 general admission, $8 student
Order tickets online at http://www.yavnehensemble.org
or e-mail tickets@yavnehensemble.org
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The Yavneh Ensemble, conducted by Robert A.M. Ross, will present music associated
with the holy days
and observances before, during, and after counting of the Omer, including music for
Passover, Yom
HaShoah, Yom HaAzma-ut, Lag ba’Omer, Yom Yerushalayim, and Shavuot, plus May Day.
composers include Charles Davidson, Yehezkel Braun, Gerald Cohen, and Mario
Soloists will include Hazzan Howard Glantz of Adath Jeshurun and soprano Ilana

Of special interest is Naomi and Ruth, a lovely cantata for women’s voices, by
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.
The work will be performed in Italian.
The Yavneh Ensemble, founded in 2006, is a chorus of professional and experienced
amateur singers. Its
mission is to present historic works of Jewish choral music and showcase newer works
as well.