Sunday, August 22, 2021: A World of Jewish Music

On Sunday, August 22, 2021 at 2:00 PM the LAJS is thrilled to welcome back the community to our first in-person, post-pandemic concert in collaboration with Valley Outreach Synagogue featuring rising Jewish star flutist, Nikka Gershman-Pepper and world-renowned bass-baritone, Rabbi Ron Li-Paz. 

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13-year-old flutist, Nikka Gershman-Pepper


“The flute feels like it’s an extension of myself. This piece of metal can conduct not only sound, but also emotions, narratives, and life experiences. When the lips, the lungs, the fingers, and the feeling come together, in the best moments, I sense a presence of magic.”

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World-renowned bass-baritone, Rabbi Ron Li-Paz


Rabbi Ron Li-Paz is the Spiritual Leader of Valley Outreach Synagogue in Calabasas. He was ordained at the Academy for Jewish Religion, California. He has been on the pulpit at Valley Outreach Synagogue since 1996. Prior to synagogue leadership...

Read Rabbi Ron Li-Paz's full bio here!