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Sunday, June 14 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
60 minutes - We write the songs (Part 2) – Jewish pop that changed the world

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Of the millions of modern pop songs written, only very few have transcended their brief popularity to become true classics. A surprisingly high number of such songs have been composed by Jewish songwriters. After last year’s highly popular Limmud Sydney talk Gary Holzman returns with a brand-new top ten list of Jewish pop songs that literally changed the world. Not only will you see and hear some of the greatest songs of all time, in the process you will also discover the incredible Jewish stories behind these modern-day classics.

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Gary Holzman

Founder and director of Shir Madness (Sydney’s Jewish music festival), Gary is an intellectual property lawyer with an encyclopaedic knowledge of the history of Jewish songwriters and performers and has shared his passion by giving numerous talks on the subject at Shalom, Moriah... Read More →

Sunday June 14, 2020 6:30pm - 7:30pm AEST