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.
- Opera for the People
- Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 7:00 pmNoe Valley, Noe Valley Meeting Room
- Bernal Jazz Quartet
- Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 6:30 pmBernal Heights, Bernal Heights Meeting Room
- Very First Concerts - SF Chamber Orchestra
- Saturday, October 17, 2015, 10:30 amMain Library, Children's Storytelling Rm - 2nd Fl
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.