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Desert Melodies Presents Holiday Magic: Holiday Songs By Jewish Composers

December 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

$10

Enjoy this performance and history of Jewish composers who wrote holiday standards. Join Desert Melodies for a holiday celebration to remember: Desert Melodies is Tucson’s most eclectic vocal cover group, performing on live piano and drums with fabulous vocals make Desert Melodies memorable and thoroughly enjoyable! They will be singing Hanukkah hits, such as “Festival of Lights”; “Light the Candles of Freedom” and “The Dreidel Song”. Did you know that most holiday songs were written by Jewish composers: Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas”;  “Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!” by Sammy Cahn (born Cohen) and Jule Styne (who also wrote “The Christmas Waltz” together); “Winter Wonderland” (composer Felix Bernard was born Felix William Bernhardt”; The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)” by Robert Wells (born Levinson) and Mel Torme; and much more!

$10
Ballroom

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Details

Date:
December 9, 2017
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Cost:
$10
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Organizer

Barbara Fenig
Phone:
520-299-3000
Email:
bfenig@tucsonjcc.org
Website:
https://www.tucsonjcc.org/programs/arts/special-events/

Venue

3800 East River Road
Tucson, 85718
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Phone:
(520)299-3000

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