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Music & Song

Gain a deeper appreciation for classical music and attend a performance. Sing harmonies with the AJU Choir. Learn about the stories behind the great composers of American popular song. Join us to explore the joy of music and song and its lasting impact on our lives.

  • AJU Choir

    AJU Choir

    The AJU Choir invites you to raise your voice in song and deepen your appreciation of the vast richness of Jewish music. Weekly rehearsals include vocal techniques and warm ups, musicianship, sight singing and song repertoire review. Our lively rehearsals are student centered, with active participation from all choir members to encourage skill growth. The choir participates in Shabbat and Holiday services and performs at venues throughout Los Angeles. Read More

  • Listen, Laugh & Learn - March

    Listen, Laugh & Learn - March

    Here is a chance to listen to our rich Jewish heritage through Ellis' extensive collection of Israeli, Yiddish, Jewish comedy, folk and popular music cd's, cassettes and LP's -- not to mention his mp3's. His collection includes some of the greatest Cantors, comedians, shows, dance music; even songs recorded by non-Jewish artists. Ellis' knowledge of the recordings and stories about his life in Jewish music are comedy are the "glue" that makes this class a winner! Read More

  • Dudamel & the LA Philharmonic

    Dudamel & the LA Philharmonic

    Join us for another classical music adventure in this two-part class with KUSC producer and host Alan Chapman. Begin with a lecture to increase your appreciation of classical music on April 4 and prepare you for the concert experience. Then on April 15 attend a Los Angeles Philharmonic concert together in thrilling Orchestra View seats, immediately behind the orchestra and facing the extraordinary music director, Gustavo Dudamel -- almost like sitting within the orchestra itself. Concert Program - begins at 2 pm Dudamel conducts Salonen and Shostakovich Read More