Concert Series at Temple Emanu-El
January to April 2016 - Now in Our 13th Year!

“Both the venue and the roster of performers are superb.”
                                                             - SF Classical Voice

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This series is made possible by a generous grant from the Laszlo N. Tauber Family Foundation, Inc.

arick luck moisheJanuary 11

Cantor Arik Luck and guest stars:
Sari Greenberg, Cantor Billy Tiep

As our kickoff concert, we are excited to present our new cantor with his full-length original musical review, Arik Luck Is...Moishe Oysher: The Master Singer of His People!  
Special appearances:  Cantors Roslyn Barak and Marsha Attie!

February 1
Daniel Pollack, piano

The return of a MAM favorite, pianist Daniel Pollack will present a program featuring Chopin, Liszt, Menotti, and Prokofiev. 

"...torrents of sound that turned feathery flurries of delicate sounds," - LA Times

academy orchestra

February 29

San Francisco Academy Orchestra

The masterpieces of Vivaldi will be performed by this group, featuring young professional musicians who are the cream of the crop from five continents. 

Hailed by the SF Classical Voice as "simply amazing..."



choral artists

March 14

San Francisco Choral Artists
Prayers from the Ark: Songs of Lamentation and Jubilation

This excellent choral group will sing rarely heard Yiddish and Ladino folk music, liturgical works, Psalms, songs and chant from many centuries

"...wide dynamic range along with facial animation, clear enunciation, sensitive harmonic blend, and tight rhythmic cohesion" -
SF Classical Voice



March 28

Cypress Quartet

We are certain audiences will be dazzled again by this fabulous quartet playing the Mozart String Quartet in C, K. 465 "Dissonance," Glazunov - Selections from Novelettes, and the Beethoven String Quartet in Eb, Op 127

"This young quartet is among the impressive I have heard in modern sound" - Sterophile (reviewing CSQ's "Beethoven: The Late String Quartets")

wesla whitfield

April 4

HighNote recording artist Wesla Whitfield with The Mike Greensill Trio
Jean G. Hartman Memorial Concert

his long time favorite local singer and group will perform "They Say It's Spring," a concert featuring the best of the Great American Songbook from George Gershwin to Irving Berlin, and Rodgers & Hart to Cole Porter.

"This wonderful singer thrills me when I hear her." - Tony Bennett

opera adler fellows

April 18

San Francisco Opera Center Adler Fellows

n evening of arias from the splendid voices of the Adler Fellows program. 

"How does it happen that all this artistic excellence is concentrated in one training program?" - Joshua Kosman, SF Chronicle



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