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Mezumenet holds its fall concert for alumni, students Saturday night

By Alyson Kay For the Mitzpeh @alysonlyn The all-female Jewish a capella group Mezumenet held its fall concert in Memorial Chapel on Saturday night. The group sang eight songs with an intermission after the fourth song. About 100 people ventured to the chapel to watch the group perform. Most of the audience members were students from this ...

University of Maryland Hillel hosts Family Weekend 2016 for the university’s Jewish community

By Uyen Nguyen @uyenhanhnguyen For the Mitzpeh Maryland Hillel hosted the 2016 Family Weekend this past week. Ninety families attended Family Weekend this year, “a 25 percent increase from last year,” said Shuli Tropp, Hillel’s director of institutional advancement. Since this university's Family Weekend usually falls on Yom ...

Review: Kol Sasson’s New Album ‘Low Grade Fever’ a Hit

By Dovid Fisher For The Mitzpeh @DovidFisher Kol Sasson’s new album Low Grade Fever is a full of passion and joyous voices. The album features the Jewish a capella group’s latest covers of songs. I got my hands on this 12 song a capella album and soon took to liking it. Low Grade Fever features songs ranging from a traditional ...

Jewish a cappella showcase draws 900

By Chuck Dobrosielski, for the Mitzpeh, @chuckdobro Maryland Hillel held its second annual “A Cappella Showcase Fundraiser” Oct. 17 at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, with around 900 people in attendance. “It was an amazing opportunity to show off the students and bring the community together,” said Shuli Tropp, ...

Seven Jewish a cappella choirs to perform at annual showcase

By Jamie Weissman The University of Maryland’s Hillel is hosting its annual a cappella showcase concert Nov. 8 as part of Hillel’s family weekend. University groups Mezumenet, Rak Shalom and Kol Sasson will take the stage at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center for a night of performances to benefit Hillel. "It's an incredible ...