Rabbi Jeffrey Summit and The Music of the Abayudaya – The Jews of Uganda | Temple Sholom | Miscellaneous | Chicago Reader

Rabbi Jeffrey Summit and The Music of the Abayudaya – The Jews of Uganda

When: Fri., April 16, 6:15 p.m. 2010

On Friday and Saturday, April 16 and 17, we will have musician, author, professor, and ethnomusicologist Rabbi Jeffrey Summit at the Temple. He will be presenting his amazing research on a community of Jews that thrive in Uganda: The Abayudaya. This multi-media presentation will include live performance by our Shir Shalom Choir as well as recordings from Rabbi Summit’s Grammy nominated album of uniquely African-Jewish inspired music. Then, on Saturday at 9 a.m., Rabbi Summit will be leading a lecture/discussion on “The Power of Music.”

Price: Free

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