Freilache Menschen Luncheon & Program by concert pianist, Carolyn Menipaz
|Date:||Thursday, August 9, 2012|
|Time:||11:30 am - 1:00 pm|
|Location:||Oneg Room & Sanctuary|
Concert Pianist, Caroline Menipaz will perform 45 to 50 minutes of most famous classical pieces; Baroque to Romantic period, from Bach - Pachelbel through Mozart - Beethoven, to Chopin, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and many more...!
Born in Paris, Caroline studied music and piano from the age of 6.
At age 13 she won the Radio France Competition for piano 4 hands. While in France she had the opportunity to work with some of the world’s leading Opera singers, such as Roberto Alagna and Angela Georghiu.
At 21 she graduated from the National Music Conservatory of Creteil as well as earned her Master Degree in Management Sciences from ESA Business School (University of Paris XII).
In 1998 she moved to Israel and earned her Diploma as a “Concert Pianist“ at the Rubin Academy of Music and Dance in Jerusalem. In 2000, she performed on an Israeli television show, “Taverna“ with “Tango Bar“ (an Argentinian Tango Band).
In 2011 Caroline performed in Paris with her partner the Cellist Chagit Glaser in a Peace Concert where they played a “Prayer for Peace“ song written especially for the event by American Composer Michael Isaacson and also performed for the memory of Itzrak Rabin.
Caroline has been teaching the piano, coaching and accompanying Opera singers in concerts as well as performing her own chamber music programs in both Israel and France.
Shir Hadash is pleased to provide the program and a light lunch for a nominal donation of $5 per person.
We invite those with last names starting with N-Z to bring dessert. Please RSVP by Tuesday, August 7th to Nadine Toby at 358-1751 x5, or email Nadine@ShirHadash.org.