THANK YOU FRIENDS AND FANS OF AJMF!
The 5th Atlanta Jewish Music Festival connected over 2000 people to emerging and established Jewish musicians throughout the greater Atlanta area.
Main Event (Sat 3/29)
Featuring Yo La Tengo, Mikey Pauker and Basya Schechter
at Variety Playhouse (doors 7:45 PM music 8:45 PM)
Opening Night (Thurs 3/20)
Featuring Afro-Semitic Experience
at Steve’s Live Music (doors 6:30 PM music 7:30 and 9:30 PM)
Family Day (Sun 3/23)
Featuring Josh Nelson Project, Boomfox, Miss Emily, No Komment, Miles Cohen, Justin Goren and JR Stein
at Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (doors 10:30 AM music 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM)
Shabbat Service (Fri 3/21)
at Congregation Bet Haverim (service 7:30 PM)
A unique Shabbat Service of sacred Hebrew chant featuring some of Atlanta’s best Hebrew chant leaders: Gayanne Geurin,Will Robertson and Sunmoon Pie (Bonnie Puckett and Michael Levine). Using chant, they will open our hearts and soothe us into Shabbat with a musical practice that is easy to experience and compels everyone to join in.
Shabbat Celebrations (Fri 3/28)
at Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (celebrations 5:30 and 7:00 PM)
Guest artist Mikey Pauker will join Rabbi Brian Glusman for two Shabbat Celebrations: at 5:30 pm, the family-friendly Shabbat will feature songs, prayers & blessings, challah, grape juice and a visit from “The Shabbat Dinosaur;” at 7:00 pm, the later celebration will feature Mikey Pauker’s unique style of music as he breathes new life into Shabbat classics.