An Evening About a Dream Come True

On Friday June 14th at 7:30 p.m.  Vassar Temple’s organist Joseph Bertolozzi will tell us about his recent time in Paris to create Tower Music, and update us on this exciting project involving the Eiffel Tower.  

The Tower Music project is a dream come true for this very special percussionist, composer, and human being. Mr. Bertolozzi was granted permission to pursue “Musique de la Tour” by the Eiffel Tower’s administration after proving the care he took with his previous project Bridge Music project, “using techniques that would not damage structural integrity and providing safe conditions for the musicians.”

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To help you appreciate this remarkable endeavor watch the following short videoImage

Joe is loved as Vassar Temple’s organist and our congregation could not be more proud of his accomplishments. So it is a treat to hear Joe tell us his story first hand.  It is sure to inspiring and interesting.  After all, it’s not every day that someone “plays” the Eiffel Tower – in fact it is a first!  

Friday’s services and Joseph Bertolozzi’s presentation are open to the public.  Vassar Temple members are urged to come show their support for Joe, and for what is sure to be a pleasurable Shabbat service all around. 

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  1. ibritter

     /  June 8, 2013

    Read much more about Joe’s experiences in the NY TIMES!


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