JMI Online Series
The JMI Online series is currently broadcasting 1 lecture (Wednesdays) and 1 concert (Thursdays) both take place from 7.30pm BST.
For the the rest of April and May the lectures will be from our recent Yallah: Judeo-Arabic Music conference that we hosted together with SOAS and University of Cambridge.
The next 2 lectures take place:
29th April: Professor Michael Figueroa; Remixing Sephardism
6th May: Dr Bea Lewkowicz; Sephardi Voices
More will be announced soon.
The concerts are part of a broadcast partnership between JMI and the Jerusalem Orchestra East West. These are themed pre-recorded concerts featuring some of the greatest Israeli and Jewish singers.
The upcoming concerts take place:
30th April: Istanbul for the Independence Holiday with singer Sapir Saban
7th May: Persian Nights with singer Liraz Charhi
14th May: Songs of Love from Andalusia with singer and flamenco guitarist David Broza
These can be found on the JMI Facebook page ONLY at 7:30pm BST on Thursday evenings.
JMI - The Jewish Music Institute is an independent arts organisation based at SOAS, University of London. It spans the ancient and contemporary global musical culture of the Jews, and makes it relevant to today’s mainstream British cultural, academic and social life through a broad range of performances and educational programmes.