Time: March 25, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm
Location: Congregation Emanu-El
Street: 2 Lake St
City/State: San Francisco, CA
Event Type: music, dance, leisure, family, musical, world, relaxed, high, energy, kid-friendly, r&, b
Organized By: Congregation Emanu-El
Latest Activity: Mar 13, 2018
Klezmer meets Prince of Kosher Gospel. Grammy-winning superstars, the Klezmatics are joined by Joshua Nelson, the Prince of Kosher Gospel, in a Klezmer Gospel celebration of freedom. Grammy-winning superstars of the Klezmer world, the Klezmatics celebrate their 30th anniversary at Congregation Emanu-El as they bring their music steeped in spiritualism and Eastern European tradition while incorporating themes of social justice. In this concert, they join forces with Joshua Nelson, the Prince of Kosher Gospel, to explore the complexity of Jewish identity, Black identity, and humankind. Age-old Hebrew Passover songs will be melded with the African soul tradition, echoing the great stylings of Mahalia Jackson.