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Triangle Jewish Chorale: "Down Home: The Cantata"

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( Sun., May. 19, 2013 )

Performed by soloists Caroline Oliveira, soprano; Sarah Zielinski, mezzo-soprano; Kyle Berkley, tenor; Harrison Bumgardner, baritone

Temple Emanuel, 1129 Jefferson Road, Greensboro, NC 27410


A performance of the newly composed piece "Down Home: The Cantata," which explores the Jewish immigrant experience in North Carolina.  The piece was composed by Alejandro Rutty, with libretto based on the documentary and book Down Home: Jewish Life in North Carolina, writtten by Leonard Rogoff.  The piece features soloists, choir, and instrumental ensemble under the direction of Lorena Guillén.


Other performance dates for this cantata include:

April 28 at 3:00 PM at Goodson Chapel at Duke University, Durham

May 12 at 3:00 PM at Beth Meyer Synagogue in Raleigh



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Gayla Halbrecht:, (919)969-1573


  • Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 3:30 PM