JEWISH MUSIC FESTIVALa fiscally-sponsored project of JCC East Bay


Veretski Pass

7:00 pm- 9:00 pm Thu, Feb 20, 2014

“Lilith” Presentation by Josh Horowitz

“Lilith, the Night Demon”
A presentation with musical examples by Joshua Horowitz and Veretski Pass

Thursday, Feb. 20 at 7:00 p.m. Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis St., San Francisco Free

Joshua Horowitz and his colleagues in the klezmer trio Veretski Pass give a behind-the-scenes presentation of their new work, based on the Jewish mythological alternate story of creation. This dramatic composition will be presented on May 3rd at the JCC East Bay. Horowitz will demonstrate how magical practices are incorporated into the work, discuss his compositional methods and practices and connect them to historical precedents.

Co-presented by the 29th Jewish Music Festival, KlezCalifornia, and Lehrhaus Judaica