From Vaudeville to Rock: How Jewish Songwriters and Performers Shaped Popular Music (Encore Performance)
Sunday, April 14, 2019 2:00pm
The Screening Room
The Boulevard Mall 880 Alberta Dr. (#207) Amherst, NY
Entrance is on the outside of the mall facing Alberta Dr. & Wegmans.
Did you know that Arlo Guthrie’s Bar Mitzvah teacher was the infamous Jewish Defense League Rabbi, Meir Kahane? Or that all the members of west coast-psychedelic band, Country Joe and the Fish were Jewish, including Country Joe, himself? Experience a journey through Jewish musical history and trivia during this multimedia program. This program, conceived and created by Marty Kerker includes a slide presentation, complete with musical renditions by a live band, featuring Buffalo Music Hall of Fame inductee, Joe Rozler. Dessert Reception to follow with cash bar.
If you missed it the first time or want to sing-a-long for a second time be sure to purchase your tickets in advance, the event is sure to be a sell-out again!
Tickets $18/General $10/Student
Pre-sale tickets are now closed. A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase at the door.