Serenade at Hampstead Synagogue
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Thursday 4th April 2019

The Hampstead Synagogue jointly with Tikva presented SERENADE an afternoon of music with the Tikva Ensemble - Sue Rothstein (Harp) Ann Sheffield (Cello) and Madeleine Whiteson (Piano and Violin) with guest artiste Robert Brody tenor and Chazan. They presented a varied programme of Classical to the light music from the shows. Robert Brody sang "Chazonim oif Probe" in Yiddish to the amusement of the audience. The programme finished with Adon Olom by Chitman. The net proceeds of the afternoon will be divided between the Synagogue and Tikva a charity providing funds for 3 Jewish children's homes in Odessa. Prior to the performance the audience were shown a video illustrating the poverty and plight of these children. On display and for sale were a number of paintings by Jewish Artist David (Shushu ) Black part proceeds for Tikva.

By Tony Ostrin