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Israeli Musician-in-Residence: Dror Sinai

Fri May 3, 2019 - Sun May 5, 2019

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One event on Sat May 4, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Dror Sinai is an international performing artist of many different musical styles. He has performed as a solo artist and an ensemble player with other internationally known artists. Dror is also an educator, and he loves to share his joy of music with all people. His expertise, warmth, and joy provide an inspiring path to musical expression. Dror lives in Santa Cruz, CA and was the tour leader for the Mount Zion trip to Morocco.

Friday, May 3 at Mount Zion
6:30 pm Dror will participate in our Shabbat evening service, adding rhythms of all kinds to our t’filah (prayer).

7:30-8:00 pm Mizrachi* Shabbat music demonstration
*Mizrachi refers to Jews of Oriental/Middle Eastern background

Saturday, May 4 – LIFE ALIVE!
An afternoon of learning, socializing, fun, and entertainment. Register.

2:30 pm Dumbek* lesson for registrants (a dumbek is a goblet-shaped Middle Eastern drum) WORKSHOP IS FULL but please still join us for the other events!

4:00 pm Nosh, including Dror’s homemade hummus

5:00pm “Desert Roots” house concert and Havdalah
*The dumbek is a goblet-shaped drum commonly associated with Middle Eastern music.

Everyone is welcome to attend individual events or all three! All Saturday events will be at the home of Rabbi and Cantor Spilker. An email will be sent out with their address. Questions? Contact Cantor Spilker.

Sunday, May 5

Dror Sinai will lead a drumming and storytelling extravaganza for children.

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Fri May 3, 2019
Sun May 5, 2019
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