Nashir! will perform works from Renaissance to Gospel and classic to modern, including songs by Salamone Rossi, Nurit Hirsch, Marc Lavry and Julius Mombach, plus selections from the Carole King musical Beautiful and the NYC premiere of a Steve Cohen piece. Lyrics in Hebrew, English, Yiddish and Ladino.
Nashir! The Rottenberg Chorale, part of Kaufman Music Center's Lucy Moses School Adult Division, is dedicated to performing Jewish music spanning centuries and continents. In residence at Lucy Moses School since 1975, Nashir! brings a sense of joy and passion to repertoire both spiritual and whimsical. The chorale is conducted by Benjamin Gruder.