Event details

August 8, 2021
3:00 PM

International Ladino singer/songwriter Sarah Aroeste draws upon her family roots from Macedonia and Greece as she performs traditional and original Ladino songs in this special multimedia program. Joined on piano by longtime Israeli collaborator Shai Bachar, Aroeste weaves stories from Sephardic history together with song, taking the audience through centuries of rich Sephardic experiences from the Eastern Mediterranean right up to the present.

Join the Museum and the Center for Traditional Music and Dance for this concert in the Museum’s Edmond J. Safra Hall.

To attend the concert in person (limited capacity), register here. Physical attendance is $20 for the public and $10 for Museum members.

To attend the concert from home by watching the livestream, register here. Virtual attendance is $10 for the public and free for Museum members. We thank you for your support.

Live closed captions will not be available during this program, but closed captions will be available afterwards on the program recording that will be found on the Museum’s YouTube channel.

Public programming at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is made possible, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; a Humanities New York CARES Grant with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the federal CARES Act; and other generous donors.

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