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Only in America: International Conference and Festival of Jewish Music in America
New York, November 2003


"Only in America": International Conference and Festival of Jewish Music
in America, New York City, 7-11 November 2003.


Information concerning this conference can be obtained from

Announcing a Landmark American Jewish Music Conference & Festival 350
Years in the Making!

The Jewish Theological Seminary and the Milken Archive of American Jewish
Music in cooperation with The Juilliard School, Manhattan School of Music,
National Foundation for Jewish Culture, Commission on Synagogue Music of
Reform Judaism and Zamir Choral Foundation present Only in America Jewish
Music in a Land of Freedom An International Conference & Festival
Heralding The 350th Annicersary of American Jewry Roots-Memory-Identity.
New York City November 7-11, 2003

Explore the rich diversity of American Jewish musical expression, from its
modest beginnings with early Jewish settlers of the Colonial era all the
way through the vibrant creativity and dynamics of the 20th century.
Celebrate musical masterpieces once thought lost forever; chart future
directions with world premieres and workshops.

Only in America takes place Friday, Nov. 7 through Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2003
in New York City.

Unprecedented in scope, this five-day Conference & Festival is jointly sponsered by The Jewish Theological Seminary and the Milken Archive of American Jewish Music. 

Papers, Lectures, Panel discussions, Symposia 
World Premieres, Concerts, Musical Services 
Choral, Klezmer & Other Workshops 
New & Traditional Music 
Three Gala Concerts: 

Manhattan School of Music and the Rutgers Kirkpatrick Choir
Kurt Weill, "The Eternal Road" (Hightlights)
Paul Schoenfield, "Klezmer Rondos" 
The Juilliard Orchestra and the Juilliard Choral Union
Leonard Bernstein, Symphony no. 3 'Kaddish'
Ernert Bloch, "Schelomo"
Samuel Adler, World Premiere (TBA) 
Cantorial, Choral and Yiddish Extravaganza
A Memorial Tribute to Richard Tucker
Featuring Cantors and Choirs of World Renown 

Only in America 
at the Jewish Theological Seminary 
3080 Broadway, Box 85 
New York, NY 10027 

Tel. +1-212-866-7418 
Fax. +1-212-222-8801
Visit the website at

Gina Genova
Milken Archive of American Jewish Music
777 West End Avenue, Suite 4E
New York, NY 10025, USA
Tel: +1-212-222-6487
Fax: +1-212-222-8801