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  • Violin virtuosi make concert a family affair

    By George Robinson

    April 10, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    It's not very often that a classical music recital has its roots in an airport, but in a manner of speaking, you might say that the concert that violin virtuosi Albert and Alexander Markov are giving at American Jewish University (AJU) on April 13 was born at LAX 15 years ago.

    That's...

  • Playing in Uketopia

    By Tom Teicholz

    June 17, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    It's Sunday night and a half-dozen people are onstage at McCabe's Guitar Shop in Santa Monica. Jumpin' Jim Beloff and his wife, Leapin' Liz, are leading the sold-out crowd as they strum their ukuleles and sing "Farewell."

    This is the climax to Uketopia, Beloff's annual celebration...

  • A Concert of Conscience

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    June 17, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    In choreographer Roni Kosmal-Wernik's piece about the aftermath of a suicide bombing, a dancer prowls the stage as if searching for a lost loved one. Her movements become heavy, brooding, as if she is burdened by an invisible weight.

    Inspired by a family friend's death in a 2001...

  • Jeremiah Society Hopes to Make Crowd Roar

    By Andrea Adelson

    April 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Music and animal motifs from "The Lion King" will provide thematic structure for the April 18 talent show by members of the Jeremiah Society, a group serving Orange County's developmentally disabled Jewish adults.

    "The talent show uncovers hidden talent among our handicapped adults,"...

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  • Leaders of the Pack

    By Richard A. Macales

    February 20, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    "Rock 'n' Roll Jews," by Professor Michael Billig (Syracuse University Press, $19.95).



    If you "Treat Me Nice," "Save the Last Dance for Me," or once were "A Teenager in Love," chances are you are old enough to remember the early, "innocent" years of rock 'n' roll music.

    For Baby...

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