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Congregation B’nai Israel to Host Weekend Music Fest with Nefesh Mountain Bluegrass Band, along with Children’s Concert with Mama Doni
October 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
One event on October 13, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Congregation B’nai Israel (CBI), an inclusive Reform congregation in Boca Raton with a membership of nearly 1,000 families, announced that the Nefesh Mountain bluegrass band will perform on October 13 and 14 in the Cohen/Friedkin Sanctuary at Congregation B’nai Israel, 2200 Yamato Road, Boca Raton. In addition, popular children’s singer, Mama Doni, will perform in concert on October 15.
Nefesh Mountain pioneered a new sound that merges Jewish Soul with Bluegrass and old-time musical traditions. Founded by husband and wife team, Eric Lindberg and Doni Zasloff, the group’s recent debut album also features a number of bluegrass greats.
Both Lindberg and Zasloff perform, along with their band, in Nefesh Mountain and Mama Doni.
October 13, 7:30 p.m., Shabbat Experience—Nefesh Mountain performs with the CBI clergy.
October 14, 7:00 p.m. (doors open), Nefesh Mountain in Concert, pre-concert reception will feature a performance by The Shade Tree Pickers. Premium reserved tickets and the dessert reception tickets are $118. Reserved seats are $54. General admission is $36 and student admission is $20.
October 15, 2:00 p.m., Mama Doni Children’s Concert, adults are $18, children 12 and under are $10. Pre-concert fun with Miss Susan.
To purchase tickets, visit CBIBoca.org.
About Nefesh Mountain
Nefesh Mountain pioneered a new sound that merges Jewish Soul with Bluegrass and Old-Time musical traditions. Founded by husband and wife team, Eric Lindberg and Doni Zasloff, the group’s recent debut album features bluegrass greats Sam Bush, Mark Schatz, Scott Vestal and more.
About Mama Doni
Doni Zasloff is Mama Doni, an award-winning singer, songwriter and author with several CD’s and DVD’s, including Chanukah Fever and Shabbat Shaboom. She is also the author of the book, Get Cooking!
About Congregation B’nai Israel
Founded in 1984, Congregation B’nai Israel (CBI) stands as a nationally recognized all-inclusive Reform Synagogue, fostering a meaningful and spiritual connection to Judaism. Known for exceptional education programs, CBI offers an APPLE accredited award-winning preschool, an innovative religious school and renowned adult education programs. With an ongoing commitment to social action and community outreach initiatives, CBI promotes giving and volunteering within the community at large. CBI warmly welcomes people of all faiths, race and all members of the LGBTQ community. For more information on CBI, visit cbiboca.org or call 561-241-8118.