LAJS Blog: Notable Notes

Music and the Holocaust: History Memory and Justice

Music and the Holocaust: History Memory and Justice

We are so proud that our very own Dr. Noreen Green joined historian James Grymes, composer and conductor Victoria Bond, and violinist Renée Jolles for the United Nations panel at the UN Headquarters in New York “Music and the Holocaust: History Memory and Justice” on November 10, 2022!

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In the Media

Starfield Composer Announces US Concert With Symphony

November 17, 2022

Article by Andrew Heaton, GameRant

Interview with Inon Zur on Syberia: The World Before and More

November 1, 2022

Article by Patrick Gann, RPGFan

The Los Angeles Jewish Symphony and Inon Zur present a world premiere

October 26, 2022

Interview by Kate RemingtonMusic Respawn (WSHU Public Radio)

What’s Happening

Triumph of the Spirit: Holocaust Stories Through Music

Tuesday, April 18, 2023
@ 10:00AM & 12:00PM

The Music of Inon Zur featuring Emily Bear

Sunday, November 20, 2022
@ 7:00PM


Sunday, June 12, 2022

A Patchwork of Cultures – 2022

Sunday, February 27, 2022
@ 3:00PM

Violins of Hope

Sunday, December 12, 2021
@ 7:00PM

Women’s Voices, Women’s Souls

Sunday, October 17, 2021
@ 7:30PM

A World of Jewish Music

Sunday, August 22, 2021
@ 2:00PM

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The LAJS, in collaboration with Wilshire Boulevard Temple, presented A Patchwork of Cultures at Wilshire Boulevard Temple on Sunday, March 19th at 4PM. The program included Sephardic, Ladino, Mizrahi, and Persian music with performances by renowned Rabbi Cantor Marcelo Gindlin and award-winning artist Chloe Pourmorady!We would like to thank our sponsors who make this program and concert possible every year, the 700+ people that registered to attend the event, and our amazing soloists who dazzled the stage with their beautiful presence and voices! A final special thank you to Rabbi Susan Nanus and the WBT staff for their hospitality and kindness! We are so honored to be able to share music of the Jewish experience with the Los Angeles community and beyond!Be on the lookout for our gallery page highlighting the event! ... See MoreSee Less
The esteemed Beverly Hills Courier has featured the Shanghai Sonatas concert series in a special article released on March 9th. Click the link below to read the article to learn more about how Shanghai Sonatas came to be! ... See MoreSee Less