Paul Salter Musical Lectures
Salter is an internationally known musician, performing piano solo and as an
accompanist, as well as directing musical productions. His work has covered the
field from classical to light opera and modern musicals. Educated and originally
performing in the UK, he made Aliyah in 2000. In Israel, Paul was founding
Musical Director of the Capital Music Theatre as well as co-founder of the
Encore Educational Theatre. He is Musical Director of the Jerusalem Cantors'
Choir, which he has conducted in Israel, Hungary and Poland. He has also
guest-conducted the Israel Chamber Orchestra.
His work has been concentrated on Broadway musicals
and Gilbert & Sullivan operettas. He recently visited Manchester to conduct
Fiddler on the Roof for the 40th anniversary of the Jewish Theatre Group of
Manchester's 1975 production.
Netanya AACI members have enjoyed many of the Encore
productions in which he has been involved over the past few years. Paul is also
an accomplished lecturer. His illustrated lectures on subjects ranging from
Chopin to The Beatles have been well received throughout Israel.
George Gershwin - or Gershowitz? 8.00pm
Tuesday 30 June
The life and work of the great Jewish jazz
composer. Many illustrations, both at the piano and on video.
Paul at the Piano 8.00pm Tuesday 28
Piano classics and some lesser-known pieces,
with history and anecdotes.
The Beatles - From Mania to Meltdown
8.00pm Tuesday 1 September
A nostalgic look at the lives and music of
the most influential pop group of all time.
Comedy Tonight 8.00pm
Tuesday 13 October Humor in music: a fun evening with a wide range
of comic music.
Desert Island Discs 8.00pm Thursday 5
November Music that Paul would take to that mythical BBC desert
Also, you have a chance to choose your own
favorites and give the reasons for your choice. The most interesting three
will be played! Please send your requests to the Netanya AACI
.Each lecture is approximately 2 hours with
a coffee break.
Series of 5 Lectures: Members NIS 175
Non-members NIS 225 Individual lectures: Members pre-paid NIS 40
Non-members and at door NIS 50
Eretz Israel 150 Years Ago 10.30am
Sunday 30 August
Beryl Ratzer, originally from South Africa, is now
living in Netanya and has worked as a guide in Israel for over twenty years. She
combines her extensive knowledge of Israeli archaeology, geography and history
with her great love of Israel. Her book, A Historical Tour of the Holy Land is a
concise history of the Land of Israel for the amateur historian. Beryl's talk
will cover the last decades of the 19th century and will relate to the Jewish
and non-Jewish populations, including the German Christian settlers who were
known as the Templars. Mark Twain described the land in 1867 in his book
Innocents Abroad as a desolate country. Beryl will recount the fascinating
history of events of the time
How Our Brain Works -How to
Use It to Your Advantage 10.30am Sunday 6 September
Dr.Craig Goodman is a neuroscientist who has
researched and worked with patients in the area of mental illness and
psychology. He has a Ph.D. in Neurobiology from Hebrew University in
Jerusalem Hadassah Medical School, has done post-doctoral research on
schizophrenia at the Technion in Haifa, has worked as a geriatric
psychologist and with Holocaust survivors, working with psychotic patients.
He lectures at Tel Aviv University Sackler School
of Medicine and is a psychologist with the rank of lieutenant in the IDF
Members NIS 15 Non-members NIS 20
..because we choose to live in Israel
Beit Oleh America Netanya AACI, 28
Shmuel Hanatziv, Netanya, 4228132
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