Posts Tagged “Bagels and Bongos”

  • NPR Alt. Latino: Bagels and Bongos

    February 11th, 2016 | Press | admin | No Comments

    On this edition of NPR’s Alt.Latino, the show explores the deeply intertwined roots that connect Jewish and Latin music, including an in-depth interview with Josh Kun, exploring the Idelsohn Society’s It’s A Scream How Levine Does the Rhumba and Bagels and Bongos  albums, and spinning some great records. Listen here.


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  • Falafel, Freilach, and Frijoles: From Mambo to Borscht

    October 4th, 2012 | Events | admin | No Comments

    Good friend of the Idelsohn Society, Grammy Award winning Arturo O’Farrill, and his Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, have put together a concert experience that explores the relationship between the Latino and Jewish communities. Presented at Symphony Space in NYC, “Falafel, Freilach and Frijoles: From Mambo to Borscht” is loosely based on Idelsohn re-releases Bagels &

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