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Tag: Carnegie Hall
December 10, 2013 | 4:47 pm
July 5, 2007 | 8:00 pmElizabeth Heyman had about 15 friends and relatives come watch her inaugural musical performance with her West Los Angeles school, Sinai Akiba Academy, at Carnegie Hall in New York.
Although Heyman, 12, like other members of the orchestra, has played at other venues, including...