AmiciMusic will feature music by Jewish composers

Published: Friday, February 1, 2013 at 4:49 p.m.
Last Modified: Friday, February 1, 2013 at 4:49 p.m.

BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C. – AmiciMusic will present “Jewish Jewels” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at White Horse Black Mountain, 105 Montreat Road.

Violinist Rachel Patrick and clarinetist Steve Loew will be featured performers, joined by violinist Ginger Kowal, violist Kara Poorbaugh and cellist Franklin Keel. They will present music by Jewish composers and works based on Jewish folk music.

The program includes Darius Milhaud’s “Suite for Clarinet, Violin and Piano,” Prokofiev’s “Overture on Hebrew Themes,” and a fun work by Srul Irving Glick called “The Klezmer Wedding.”

AmiciMusic is a new nonprofit chamber music organization based in Asheville, founded by pianist and Artistic Director Daniel Weiser. It is dedicated to performing chamber music throughout the Western North Carolina region in intimate venues such as private homes and nontraditional spaces, including bars, libraries, churches and retirement homes. Tickets are $15. Call 828-699-0816 or visit for more information.

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