Edery to Appear on “Conversations from St. Norbert College” Television Show

Beginning Friday, June 7

From St. Norbert College, May 31, 2013
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, 920-403-3089

Gerard Edery, musical folklorist and master musician, will be the guest on the June "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show hosted by St. Norbert College associate academic dean and professor of economics Kevin Quinn. They will discuss Edery's musical style and career.

Edery received his master's in music from Manhattan School of Music. He specializes in the music of the Sephardic Jews, whose culture includes repertoire from the Judeo-Arab, Judeo-Spanish, Argentinian, Middle-Eastern, Northern European and Eastern European musical worlds.

Edery has been a featured artist at Carnegie Hall, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Brooklyn Museum of Art, the Center for Jewish History and the Spirit of Fez educational outreach at Royce Hall in Los Angeles.

New "Conversations" shows appear the first Friday of each month. The series airs on TWCT Time Warner Cable Television Channel 4 in Green Bay, Howard/Suamico and Seymour; Channel 4 in the Fox Cities; Channel 2 in Neenah/Menasha; and on NET cable Channel 46 in Pulaski.

The show also airs on St. Norbert College Channel 5 in De Pere, Ashwaubenon and Bellevue on Sundays at 9:30 a.m., Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.

The show can also be seen on Wisconsin on Demand (WIoD), Time Warner Cable's local video-on-demand channel (411). It is available free to Time Warner Cable's digital customers in 70 communities in northeast Wisconsin.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" also airs in Algoma, Clintonville, Columbus, Delavan, Elkhorn, Fitchburg and surrounding areas, Hortonville, Jefferson County, Lake Mills, Marshfield, Milwaukee, New London, Oconomowoc, Sevastopol, Sturgeon Bay, Waukesha, Waupaca, Whitewater, Wisconsin Rapids, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and Temple University Television, TUTV, Philadelphia, Pa.

PEG (Public, Education and Government) community television stations can download "Conversations from St. Norbert College" for their own stations by going to the PEGMedia website.

For more information or to watch the program online, visit the website, http://www.snc.edu/communications/conversations.