Jewish American Heritage

The Birthday of the World, Music & Traditions of the High Holy Days

Thu, 09/05/2013 - 12:00pm

In this classic performance, Leonard Nimoy and The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble join forces to explore the rich and profound musical and spiritual traditions of the Jewish High Holy Days.

Musical Memories of the High Holidays with Itzhak Perlman

Wed, 09/04/2013 - 12:00pm

For Itzhak Perlman, the Jewish High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur – bring a flood of memories, many of them associated with music.

POV: The Law in These Parts

Mon, 08/19/2013 - 10:00pm

Acclaimed Israeli filmmaker Ra’anan Alexandrowicz pulls off a tour-de-force examination of the system of military administration used by Israel since the Six Day War of 1967

Trembling Before G-D

Sun, 06/09/2013 - 5:00pm

Gay and lesbian Orthodox Jews discuss their faith and how it conflicts with their sexual orientation. 

Echoes of the Holocaust

Sun, 05/12/2013 - 6:00pm

The Holocaust Memorial on Miami Beach stands as a stark reminder and stunning symbol of anguish and tragedy.

The Labyrinth: The Testimony of Marian Kolodziej

Mon, 04/15/2013 - 6:30pm

Marian Kolodziej was on one of the first transports to enter Auschwitz. He was given number 432. He survived and never spoke of his experience for 50 years.

Orchestra of Exiles

Mon, 07/22/2013 - 6:00pm

One Polish violinist. 70 Jewish musicians. Together they fought the Nazis with the only weapon they had: Music. 

Defiant Requiem: Voices of Resistance

Mon, 04/15/2013 - 7:00pm

Hear a performance of Verdi’s Requiem at Terezin, the former concentration camp. 

Finding Kalman

Tue, 04/16/2013 - 8:00pm

A charismatic Holocaust survivor inspires her family to connect to relatives they never met.

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