Yiddish Greatest Hits Shabbat Lunch with Maggie Burton
Join us for a delicious Shabbat meal, followed by Yiddish Greatest Hits with Maggie Burton. Songs will include Yiddish folk and theatre music. Sing along, clap, or just listen. Lyrics, background, and translations will be provided.
Maggie Burton has been active in the Twin Cities Jewish music scene for decades, performing many solo concerts featuring both Hebrew and Yiddish songs. She was recently honored to be invited to perform for the Klezmer on Ice event at the Center for Performing Arts in South Minneapolis. Maggie currently serves as High Holiday Cantorial Soloist at Agudath Achim Synagogue in Taunton, MA.
$15 JCC Members/$20 Non-Members. Financial assistance is available – please contact Riv Shapiro at [email protected].
Bo’u Nashir means “Come, Let’s Sing!”
Bo’u Nashir is a new series of Jewish communal music experiences in the Twin Cities that connects our diverse community through song and story, roots into Jewish musical traditions from across the diaspora, and celebrates local contemporary Jewish music. bounashir.org
This Making Music Happen Community Grant Initiative is made possible by a generous grant from the Pertzik Fund for Arts and Culture at JCC Association of North America.
This project was made possible in part with the support of Rimon: The Minnesota Jewish Arts Council, an initiative of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation.