LAJS Blog: Notable Notes

LAJS Collaborators Win Big at the Grammys

LAJS Collaborators Win Big at the Grammys

Congratulations to our friends and frequent LAJS collaborators on their wins and nominations at the Grammy Awards last Sunday!Best Musical Theatre Album Composer and pianist Emily Bear made history when she took home the Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album for The...

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In the Media

Holocaust Instruments Played in Emotional Performance

December 16, 2021

Article by Bethany Brown, Crescenta Valley Weekly

“Violins of Hope” Concert Comes to L.A. After Long Pandemic Delay

December 20, 2021

Article by Brian Fishbach, Jewish Journal

Holocaust Instruments to be Played in ‘Violins of Hope’ Concert

December 2, 2021

Article by Bethany Brown, Crescenta Valley Weekly

What’s Happening


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

Shake My Faith

Saturday, March 27, 2021
@ 7:00PM

Stories from the Violins of Hope

Sunday, January 31, 2021
@ 2:00PM

Friendship & Harmony

Saturday, August 19, 2019
@ 8:00PM

25th Anniversary Gala

Sunday, April 7, 2019

On Facebook…

Soloist Spotlight!Chloe Pourmorady is an award-winning artist known for the versatility of her creative expression. A recent winner of both the Global Music Awards and Independent Music Awards for debut album, Begin Majesty, she creates music that is innovative and imaginative; music that is influenced by tradition, yet modern. She sings in more than ten languages; plays violin, kamancheh and guitar; and writes music in many different styles: instrumental, liturgical, folk, modal and more.Ms. Pourmorady studied music and pedagogy in the US and abroad, blending global influences into her work. She currently works as a music educator, is an active musician and composer and is involved in spiritual leadership as well. Inspired by art, prayer, truth and life, she hopes to leave her listeners feeling elevated through songs of hope, prayers of love and words of truth.Click the link below to purchase tickets to "Ashkina!" ... See MoreSee Less