Tuesday, August 4, 2015 Av 19, 5775
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JTA
It was the first Grammy for Rivers, who won in the Best Spoken Word Album category for the audio version of her 2014 memoir Diary of a Mad Diva .
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At only 36, Kirill Gerstain has become one of the most sought-after classical pianists in the world, hopscotching from Germany to Manhattan, and this weekend, to Philadelphia to perform at the orchestra's annual festival highlighting Russian composers.
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A Philly native who’s spent three decades playing viola for the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra recently took time off her busy performance schedule to help inaugurate an Israel studies program at a Beijing university.
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The increased availability and profile of Chanukah songs illustrate just how powerful music has become in establishing Jewish identity in the United States.
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Hillel Kutler, JTA
A new exhibit at the National Museum of American Jewish History highlighting the music of Chanukah and Christmas explores questions of identity and assimilation.
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