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6th Annual Washington Jewish Music Festival

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District of Columbia Jewish Community Center

1529 16th St. NW

Washington, DC

Information: 202-777-3254


The Sixth Annual Washington Jewish Music Festival plows full speed ahead by presenting a superlative and star-studded showcase of Jewish music from across the globe, highlighting a broad spectrum of form, culture and tr adition.


This year, the Festival breaks new ground by assembling a roster of performers united by their desire to cross artistic, chronological and geographical borders. Free jazz jams with chamber music, modern Jewish melodies do a dance of the seven veils with ancient Persian modes, spiritual and liturgical music is born again, contemporary art-rock calls upon today's best-selling people of the book, and the roots of klezmer are exposed and replanted in the rich and fertile soil of Gypsy virtuosity. This is a solid lineup of don't-miss events, so reserve your tickets now.


-Marc Seecharran Levy


schedule of events

Below is our Schedule of Events for the Sixth Annual Jewish Music Festival. Click here for general information.


Opening Night

John Zorn's Masada String Trio

Tuesday, June 7

7:30 pm


American Jewish Music: Spirituality and Inspiration Wednesday, June 8


7:00pm: Film - A Journey of Spirit


9:00pm: Concert - Fabrangen Fiddlers


Esther's Children: Persian-Jewish Culture in Music & Dance

Thursday, June 9

7:00 pm: Queen's Dominion, featuring Basya Schechter


Friday, June 10th


10 am: Kids' Show-Basya Schechter & Queen's Dominion


One Ring Zero: Lit Rock in Film, Music and Words

Saturday, June 11

8:30 pm

Film: "As Smart As They Are: The Author Project"

Concert: One Ring Zero featuring author Jonathan Ames


Closing Night

Harmonia: Music of Eastern Europe

Wednesday, June 15

8:00 pm

Concert: Harmonia: Music of Eastern Europe

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