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UCLA American Jewish Music Festival: Music Crossing Boundaries


Sunday, March 1, 2020




The UCLA American Jewish Music Festival showcases a fascinating exploration of diverse musical styles of the American Jewish experience. From classical to klezmer, tango to Middle Eastern, bluegrass to Broadway – hear how Jewish music and culture have interacted with and been influenced by other cultures and music. Featuring artists from LA and beyond, this day offers concerts, workshops and more, including ‘JAM (Jewish American Music) Talks’, where artists share about their musical influences and explore if and how their music reflects their Jewish identity.

PLEASE NOTE: Seating to all events will be on a first-come first-served basis. Food will be available for purchase; $15 when purchased in advance, $20 day of event. Events from 11am – 5pm will take place in the Schoenberg Music Building at UCLA, 445 Charles E Young Dr E, LA, 90095. The culminating concert of the day takes place in UCLA’s Royce Hall.

This event is made possible by the Lowell Milken Fund for American Jewish Music at The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music. It is co-sponsored by the UCLA Alan D. Leve Center for Jewish Studies.

Please note: This is a community event not planned by The Jewish Federation.