David Hartt: The Histories (Le Mancenillier) Performances

20 Oct - 8 Dec 2019
Beth Sholom Synagogue, 8231 Old York Rd, Elkins Park, PA 19027


Beth Sholom Synagogue interior from the rear of the Sanctuary. Photo by Helene Mansheim.


Beth Sholom Synagogue exterior, Elkins Park, PA. Photo by Lazlo Regos, courtesy of Beth Sholom Synagogue Preservation Foundation.

In conjunction with Pew Fellow David Hartt’s installation at Beth Sholom Synagogue, a series of live programs will feature Caribbean, African American, and Jewish music from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, organized by Philadelphia-based baritone Jean Bernard Cerin, on the following dates:

  • October 20 (Leah Claiborne on piano)
  • November 10 (Martin Neron on piano with soprano Andrea Salazar and tenor Igor Correa)
  • November 17, 1-2:30 p.m. (Veena Kulkarni-Rankin on piano with baritone Jean Bernard Cerin)
  • December 8, 1-2:30pm (Mark Livshits on piano)

In addition, on October 20, David Hartt will host a conversation with architect Sharon Johnston and artist Stephen Prina about art, architecture, and The Histories (Le Mancenillier).

Complimentary shuttle service between Jenkintown-Wyncote Station and Beth Sholom is available for all Sunday programming.