For those in or visiting Sydney
, the opening night of the 2019 Sydney Sacred Music Festival
takes place on Saturday 7th September
and will see this popular festival of World Music come to Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs for the first time. Emanuel Synagogue
in Woollahra is delighted to host this special performance presenting an inspiring range of World Music.
The 11 piece inter-faith Orchestra is made up of artists representing diverse cultural and faith backgrounds, creating 'new' Australian Sacred music. Joining the Orchestra for this special performance will be Cantor George Mordecai
who will draw on his Iraqi-Jewish heritage.
The Sacred Music Festival Orchestra takes listeners on a transformative journey of cultural exchange and discovery. From ancient tunes in diverse languages to contemporary ‘sacred pop’, this unique interfaith ensemble from Western Sydney showcases an array of talent from Aboriginal Australia
, East Turkestan
and more in the creation of ‘new Australian’ sacred music.
For Bookings: https://events.humanitix.com.au/sacred