Well, as good as that's going to be, it's going to be even better, because the Heritage Ensemble will be joined by special guest vocalist, cantorial soloist Shira Lissek.
A regular with the Gulf Coast Symphony she was featured in their pops concerts: A Barbara Streisand Tribute, An Evening of Irving Berlin, Broadway Blockbusters and Andrew Lloyd Webber Unmasked. With The Klezmer Company Orchestra, fusing Latin and Klezmer music, she was featured in Salsa Strings and Swing and Beyond the Tribe, and most recently with the Funky Monkeys (children’s pop and Jewish music) at the Jewish Museum in New York. Shira Lissek holds a Bachelor of Music from Indiana University and a Masters of Music from Manhattan School of Music. Trained by Cantors Leon Lissek, David Barash, and Paul Zim, she currently serves as the Cantor for Congregation Mount Sinai in Brooklyn Heights.
We are looking forward to a truly extraordinary evening of musical performance this weekend. Once again, here's the basic information: