Kitka: Wintersongs

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Presented by Osher Marin JCC at Osher Marin JCC, San Rafael CA

Dec 09 2018
Kitka: Wintersongs

An evening of beautiful vocal harmonies representing ageless cultures from around the globe.

Kanbar Center for the Performing Arts

 

This popular winter holiday program has become a JCC tradition.  Kitka also celebrates the release of their new CD: Evening Star.

Wintersongs  showcase seasonal music from a wide variety of Eastern European ethnic and spiritual traditions featuring songs ranging from rousing Slavic folk carols; to lush meditative Eastern Orthodox sacred choral works; to Baltic pagan incantations for the return of the Sun Goddess, to Caucasus Georgian Alilos (hallelujahs); to Yiddish, Sephardic, and Hebrew songs for Chanukah; to Bosnian-Muslim ilahijas (devotional hymns); to rhythmic Balkan Romany (“Gypsy”) tunes for the winter festivals of Vasilica and Kurban Bajram.

Regardless of background or ethnicity songs through the world and throughout the ages have been used to warm up the winter and celebrate the season.

This year we present Kitka at a new family friendly time.  Make Wintersongs a new multicultural tradition for your winter season!

“Simply amazing harmonies…truly this is the most wonderful singing I have ever heard.”
David Crosby, CROSBY, STILLS, AND NASH

ADMISSION INFO

Reserved Table Seating
Advance:      $30 public / $28 members
Day Of:        $35 all
Children:      $10

General Admission Seating
Advance:      $28 public / $25 members
Day of:         $33 all
Children:       $10

Contact: 415.444.8089

Email: hpaul@marinjcc.org

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Additional time info:

5:00 – 6:30 pm

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LOCATION

Osher Marin JCC

200 N. San Pedro Rd., San Rafael, CA 94903

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PARKING INFO

Directions
From Highway 101 in San Rafael, take the North San Pedro exit and head east. The Osher Marin JCC, at 200 N. San Pedro Road, is on the right-hand side, half a mile from the freeway exit.

Free Parking

* The Osher Marin Jewish Community Center’s parking lot is located directly in front of the building with parking spaces for disabled patrons available.

* Additional parking is available at the JCC Annex lot, located at 210 N. San Pedro Road (just east of the main campus). In the event of multiple programs, or heavily attended events, overflow vehicles may be directed to available street parking or on adjacent properties.

* Evenings and weekends only: There is additional parking across the street at Venetia Valley School.

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