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JMI Online: Yallah Lecture Series – Prof. Mark Kligman
Wednesday 21st April | 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
YALLAH lecture series: Professor Mark Kligman “Syrian Judeo-Arabic music and liturgy”
Professor Mark Kligman, Mickey Katz Endowed Chair, Professor of Musicology and Ethnomusicology at UCLA, will deliver his lecture that he presented at JMI’s Yallah: Judeo-Arabic Music Conference that took place in London, February 2020.
The focus of this presentation will be on Aleppo Syrian Shabbat Tefilah as practiced in Brooklyn. Prof. Kligman will show how their deeply embedded connection to Arab culture is infused in their liturgical expression through music and aesthetics.
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