L’chayim: Bringing Sacred Objects to Life through Song

L’chayim: Bringing Sacred Objects to Life through Song

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition “Beauty and Ritual: Judaica from the Jewish Museum, New York”

This musical journey explores Beauty and Ritual: Judaica from the Jewish Museum, New York through its major themes: the Torah and Learning; the Restful and Radiant time of Shabbat; and the Light Inspired by Chanukah.

Cantor Kenneth Feibush, Congregation Beth Israel
Cantor Rachel Goldman, Congregation Beth Yeshurun
Cantor Rollin Simmons, Congregation Emanu El

Plan Your Visit | Admission is free. The program takes place in Brown Auditorium Theater in the Law Building, with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. The exhibition is on view in the Beck Building. On Thursdays, the Museum is open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Safety Guidelines In the interest of your personal safety and community health, please observe all precautions set forth by the MFAH—learn more here.

Learning and Interpretation programs receive generous funding from the Jerold B. Katz Foundation; H-E-B; MD Anderson Cancer Center; Institute of Museum and Library Services; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo; Sharon G. Dies; Sterling-Turner Foundation; Susan Vaughan Foundation; and additional generous donors.

“Beauty and Ritual: Judaica from the Jewish Museum, New York” is organized by the Jewish Museum, New York, in partnership with the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Major support provided by:
Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff

Generous support is provided by:
Joan and Stanford Alexander
Joyce Z. Greenberg
Rochelle and Alan Jacobson
Mr. and Mrs. Rodney H. Margolis

Paula G. and Irving Pozmantier
Ann G. Trammell
Scott J. and Nancy F. Atlas

Marty and Kathy Goossen
Marc Grossberg
Barbara and Raymond Kalmans
Joan and Marvin Kaplan Foundation
Helaine and David Lane
Rosalyn and Barry Margolis

Suzanne Miller
Lainie Gordon and David Mincberg
Jean Mintz
Carol and David Neuberger
Esther and Gary Polland
The Radoff Family
Leslie and Russ Robinson
Glen Rosenbaum
Joan Schnitzer
Susan and Ed Septimus
Jeri and Marc Shapiro
The Shirley and Bruce Stein Family
The Diana and Conrad Weil, Jr. Family Foundation
Lori and Scott Wulfe
Erla and Harry Zuber


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