Shabbat Dinner and Workshop with Victoria Hanna
December 1, 2017
5:20 pm Communal Dinner (Registration for dinner is closed at this time)
6:45 pm Let Me Hear Your Voice” -“Hashmieni et Kolekh”
Workshop with Victoria Hanna on the Hebrew Alphabet focusing on the poetic text of Shir HaShirim, Song of Songs.
Jerusalem based artist, Victoria Hanna, is a world-renowned composer, creator, performer, researcher, and teacher of voice and language. The daughter of an ultra-orthodox rabbi, she has been greatly influenced by her childhood environment. In her work, she deploys a variety of vocal techniques in the performance of ancient and modern Hebrew texts, among them Sefer Yetzirah (Book of Creation), an early Kabbalistic treatise.
Victoria Hanna’s residency at The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life is made possible in partnership with the Schusterman Visiting Artist Program of The Israel Institute, which is dedicated to enhancing knowledge and study of modern Israel.