Triumph of the Spirit: Holocaust Stories Through Music

Triumph of the Spirit: Holocaust Stories Through Music

On April 18, in commemoration of Yom HaShoah, we presented a powerful and inspiring concert program in The Soraya’s Great Hall entitled “Triumph of the Spirit: Holocaust Stories Through Music.” Performances of the one-hour program, which was organized...
A Patchwork of Cultures at Wilshire Boulevard Temple

A Patchwork of Cultures at Wilshire Boulevard Temple

On March 19th, 2023 at 4PM, the Los Angeles Jewish Symphony and Wilshire Boulevard Temple celebrated the shared musical heritage of Sephardic, Latino, Mizrachi, and Persian music with the free public concert A Patchwork of Cultures: Sharing Our Traditions Through...
Shanghai Sonatas

Shanghai Sonatas

From March 16-18, the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills presented the World Premiere of a new musical, Shanghai Sonatas, by the distinguished composer and pedagogue Sean (Xiang) Gao with our amazing Maestra Green guest-conducting the...
The Music of Inon Zur

The Music of Inon Zur

On November 20, 2022 at 7:00 PM, the LAJS spent a night reveling in the works of award-winning Israeli-American composer Inon Zur that transported us to other-worldly places. Enjoy an image gallery featuring Inon Zur, soloist Emily Bear, and the LAJS. The LA...
Aşkina

Aşkina

Yunus Emre Institute President Dr. Seref Ates and Public Relations Director Casey Coskun present flowers to piano soloist and Apricot Music & Art Founder Dr. Ayşe Taşpınar Gatenyo, LAJS Founding Artistic Director and Conductor Noreen Green, and ney/oud soloist...
A Patchwork of Cultures – 2022

A Patchwork of Cultures – 2022

Our 2022 Patchwork concert was a huge success! Take a look at some highlights from the show below. Maestra Green conducts the LAJS for the 2022 Patchwork concert. Soloist Gustavo Hernández García performs the popular Spanish folk song “Cielito...