Russian-American History Month

in New York State (April 2021)

Songs by Long Island Jewish Composers

Long Island Composers Alliance

LICA composers Julie Mandel, Leonard Lehrman, Larry Dresner and Joel Mandelbaum with the MOTYL Quartet after their November 9th concert at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

This concert, featuring  Jewish composers, is presented by The Long Island Composers Alliance (LICA) and The Russian American Cultural Heritage Center (RACH-C). This concert is in conjunction with the American Library Association’s traveling exhibit “A Fine Romance,” which focuses on the contributions of Jewish composers to Broadway’s music from Irving Berlin to Leonard Bernstein. The concert also celebrates the first Russian American History Month .

Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 3:00 PM
Hillwood Lecture Hall,

C.W. Post College, Long Island University

Admission is Free and open to the public
Light Refreshments: Courtesy of Post Parent and Family Connection


Ralph Alan Dale, Herbert A. Deutsch, Tom Lehrer, Leonard Lehrman, Julie Mandel, Joel Mandelbaum, Jane Leslie, Steven L. Rosenhaus, Herbert Rothgarber, Elie Siegmeister, Mira J. Spektor, Avaraham Sternklar, and Albert Tepper

Soprano Helene Williams, contralto Nicole Mitchell, Cantor Albert Barouch: composer/pianist/ cabarettist Leonard Lehrman; Metropolitan Opera baritone Roger Andrews; violinist Marilyn Reynolds; and composer/pianists Joel Mandelbaum and Herbert Rothgarber.
The concert will open with Herbert A. Deutsch performing on synthesizer, in his Electronic Collage on Jewish themes, specially composed for this occasion.

The concert is made possible in part with public funds from the NY State Council on the Arts and in Nassau Suffolk Counties in partnership with the Huntington Arts Council, and is co-sponsored by the Maldeb Foundation, the Prof. Edgar H. Lehrman Memorial Foundation, Long Island University, and RACH-C.  It is free and open to the public:  Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 3:00 PM, at Hillwood Lecture Hall on the Long Island University Post Campus at Brookville.   For further information please call 516-299-2895 or 516-825-2939.

LIU: PostThe Long Island Composers Alliance


This entry was posted on March 6, 2012 by in 2012.

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