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Concert in the cathedral

Original post made on Oct 7, 2007

On a Friday this summer, in the massive medieval cathedral of Albi, France, my husband mounted the high pulpit to sing a solo. I would venture to say he was the first Jewish man to sing a black spiritual in a Romanesque cathedral.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, October 5, 2007, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Francis, a resident of Midtown
on Oct 7, 2007 at 11:06 am

Janet,

You did an outstanding job at capturing all
the highlights of the exchange, with your
usual crisp and witty style.

Will become part of many personal history
books.

Congratulations for the nice piece.

Francis


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