Speaker: Cantor Azi Schwartz, Senior Cantor, Park Avenue Synagogue, NYC; performer, recording artist
Description: The Daniel Pearl World Music Days is a network of over 6,000 musical performances held in the month of October to honor the life and legacy of the slain Wall Street Journal writer, Daniel Pearl, who truly believed that music is a force that can bring people together. This year, the Bennett Center is sponsoring a special virtual concert in celebration of Carl Bennett’s 100th birthday. Join world-renowned cantor and vocal performer Azi Schwartz for an uplifting and inspiring musical journey. Deeply rooted in the rich tradition of Jewish liturgical music, this exciting and timeless program will transcend genres and styles to bring new life to both favorites and hidden gems.
NOTE: The Concert will be viewed on Vimeo for the best listening experience, with a Q&A to follow via Zoom. Therefore, once registered, your confirmation email will have TWO LINKS. One for the Concert and one for the Live Q & A with Cantor Schwartz.
The Concert begins promptly at 7:30 pm followed by the Q&A.