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    JEWS AND SUFIS: A Sacred Bridge

    Presented by at Temple Beth Zion

    October 29, 2009


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    JEWS AND SUFIS: A Sacred Bridge

    Since at least the 16th century, the Turkish maftirim repertoire--Hebrew devotional poetry set to Turkish makam music for use in the synagogue--demonstrates the deep relationships Ottoman Jews established with members of Muslim mystical brotherhoods. A panel of three scholars will speak on cultural, historical, religious and musical aspects of the topic, followed by dialogue with the audience. The program will conclude with a lively 40-minute recital featuring an ensemble of Jewish, Muslim and Christian vocalists and instrumentalists demonstrating examples of relevant musical repertoire.


    Temple Beth Zion

    1566 Beacon Street
    Brookline, MA 02446

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    Admission Info:
    Free


    General Day and Time Info:
    6:30pm

    Phone: 617-859-5805


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