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  10/16/2013, Cheshvan 12, 5774

Musical Memorials for Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach

Several musical memorials for Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach will be held throughout Israel. Kol Rina synagogue in the Nachlaot neighborhood of Jerusalem will hold a concert Sunday, October 20th at 8:00pm featuring Chaim David, Naftali Abramson and others. The Samaria community of Nachliel will hold a cocnert on Tuesday October 22nd at 7:00pm featuring Benny Landau, Shivi Keller, Yerachmiel Ziegler, and others. The Carlebach minyan of Tekoa will hold a concert on Thursday, October 17th at 8:30pm featuring Benyamin Nakonechny and others.

Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach (1925 - 1994) was one of the most well known composers of Jewish music of his era.