MEDIA CONTACT: Carol Lewi
Klezmer Company Orchestra,
Conducted by Aaron Kula, Presents
‘JudeoJazzistico’ as Main Event for Six-Day
Kultur Festival at FAU
“JudeoJazzistico,” a tour-de-force concert of new
orchestrations by Klezmer Company Orchestra,
FAU Libraries’ professional ensemble-in-residence,
under the direction of Conductor Aaron Kula.
WHEN: Sunday, March 7 at 3 p.m.
WHERE: Florida Atlantic University
Carole & Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium
777 Glades Road
COST: Tickets range from $18 - $42
CONTACT: For tickets, call the FAU Box office at 800-564-9539
or visit www.fauevents.com/kulturfest.html.
The 25-member KCO turns up the heat with its new KlezKatz vocal ensemble for a concert that features masterfully blended jazz and ethnic music from the Americas, Europe and the Mediterranean, and is the main event of “Kultur Festival 2010,” which features six days of concerts, lectures, dance, film and book arts at four venues on Saturday, March 6, through Thursday, March 11. The festival, founded by Kula, showcases FAU Libraries’ special collections through guest artists, distinguished scholars and critically-acclaimed musicians. Kultur Festival 2010 is sponsored by the Jewish Cultural Society at FAU, the Nathan and Marion Crosby Holocaust and Judaic Library Collections Endowment Fund, WXEL and the South Florida Association of Jewish Libraries.
About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University serves more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students on seven campuses and sites. Building on its rich tradition as a teaching university, with a world-class faculty, FAU hosts 10 colleges: College of Architecture, Urban & Public Affairs, Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Biomedical Science, the College of Business, the College of Education, the College of Engineering & Computer Science, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Graduate College, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. For more information, visit www.fau.edu .