Jewish Poetry Set To Music

Mar 4, 2014

Composer Dan Asia
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Poet Yehuda Amichai is one of Israel’s most acclaimed artists. His poems explore different aspects of the Jewish faith. American poet Paul Pines also examines the many components of Judaism in his work. American musical composer Dan Asia set both their works to music which will be performed tonight at Elon University

Host Frank Stasio talks with Asia and Rabbi Steve Sager, a local expert on Yehuda Amichai.