December 10: Sephardic Remix! (Part of the Sephardic Music Festival)
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/994380473948014/
JACLA / Social Dashboard’s Mission is to create unity in the Jewish community through events that benefit and enrich our lives.
East meets West as we celebrate Jewish diversity with live music, DJs and Celebrity food blogger and chef, Nina Safar of Kosher in the Kitch fame. Diwon will fuse Yemenite music with electro hip-hop and cinematic psychedelia, drawing inspiration from the Middle Eastern musical canon, while a live band (TBA) blends musical styles from varied traditions. In addition to all the music, Nina Safar will be giving latkes a Sephardic remix, as she fuses together traditional potato latkes with Sephardic flavors such as zaatar and cumin to create dishes like shakshuka latkes, sabich latkes, falafel latkes and more.
Website – www.sephardicmusicfestival
Cost: $12 at the door
Additional info on the fest: The Sephardic Music Festival is a music and arts celebration showcasing musicians from around world that mix traditional, dance, electro, hip hop, and folk songs. SMF is the first music festival to focus exclusively on the less familiar but captivating culture of the Jewish communities of Spain/Portugal, North Africa, the Middle East, and Central Asia.
Past SMF performers had included Yemen Blues, Yair Dalal, Matisyahu, Moshav, Asefa, Assaf Avidan and more.
Sephardic Music Festival’s goal is unifying people through culture and education, celebrating diversity and common ground.