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2012 ANNUAL GALA
THE MUSIC OF OUR LIVES

LEGENDARY
SINGER-SONGWRITER

RENOWNED YIDDISH
SONG ANTHOLOGIST
ACCLAIMED PEDIATRIC
OPHTHAMOLOGIST
NEIL SEDAKA
CHANA MLOTEK
DR. H JAY WISNICKI

Join us in honoring

Neil Sedaka, Chana Mlotek, H Jay Wisnicki, MD

Award presenters: Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz,
Folksbiene President Mark Mlotek

Performances by:
Dudu Fisher, Jay Black of Jay and the Americans, Avi Hoffman,
Lorin Sklamberg of The Klezmatics, Eleanor Reissa, Lori Wilner,
Cantor Robert Abelson, Cantor Rebecca Garfein, Dani Marcus

Gala Ensemble: Michael Levi Harris, Rebecca Keren, Stuart Marshall,
Stav Meishar, Daniella Rabbani, Eyal Sherf, Nimmy Weisbrod, Rachel Yucht

A special appearance by the children’s choirs of:
Congregation Rodeph Sholom, SAR Academy, and the Moriah School

Musical Direction by Zalmen Mlotek

When: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 7:30 pm
Where: The Town Hall, 123 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036

Neil Sedaka
Legendary singer-songwriter Neil Sedaka will be presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his colossal impact on American music and his enthusiastic embrace of Yiddish song.

Chana Mlotek The renowned Yiddish-song anthologist Chana Mlotek will be honored for her contributions to the preservation of Yiddish folklore on her 90th birthday. Her ubiquitous Yiddish songbooks have brought rare gems of our heritage to eager lovers of Yiddishkayt worldwide.

H Jay Wisnicki, MD Formerly the head of Beth Israel’s renowned ophthalmology department, H Jay Wisnicki, MD is the founder and medical director of Union Square Eye Care. He is being honored for his commitment to Yiddish culture and Yiddishkayt.

Loge Box Seats $500 each (6 seats in a box)
Prime Orchestra $500
Orchestra $250
Side Orchestra $150
Front Mezzanine $150
Rear Mezzanine $50

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