A jazz pianist and singer, record producer, National Public Radio host and scholar, Ben Sidran presents a concert program based on his critically acclaimed book, There Was a Fire: Jews, Music and the American Dream. The show demonstrates the many important ways that Jewish immigrants drove American popular music output and tastes.
Presented As Part of the 29th Annual Jewish Music Festival of the Jewish Community Center of the East Bay.
- Alison Faith Levy Sings Shalom!
- Saturday, September 24, 2016, 11:00 amMarina, Marina Childrens' Area
- Arabic Dance with Heaven Mousalem
- Saturday, September 24, 2016, 3:00 pmWestern Addition, Western Addition General Floor Area
- Opera for the People
- Sunday, September 25, 2016, 2:00 pmNoe Valley, Noe Valley Meeting Room
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.