Gross performs with local jazz legends Cliff Monear, Paul Keller and Sean Dobbins.
Sunday, November 4, 2012
Dan Gross, cantor of Adat Shalom Synagogue in Farmington Hills joins local jazz legends Cliff Monear, Paul Keller and Sean Dobbins on Dec. 13, for an evening of celebration and song through music of the season and the American songbook. "Candlelight Cabaret" with Cantor Dan Gross and the Cliff Monear Trio will feature a program ranging from cool, jazzy music to old holiday classics, starting at 7:30 p.m., at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts, 6600 W. Maple in West Bloomfield. Born in Boston and raised in St. Louis, Gross studied at the University of Pennsylvania, Manhattan School of Music, The Juilliard School, and The Jewish Theological Seminary of America. He made his Carnegie Hall debut in 2006 and has performed with the …
While she infuses her novels with suspense, the Texas-born author also had the audience at Adat Shalom laughing with her.
Author Sandra Brown has written 76 books, 60 of which have landed on the New York Times best-seller list. And she's still afraid when she sits down to write. "It's still scary," the Texas native told fans gathered Thursday night at Adat Shalom Synagogue in Farmington Hills. "I wish I could say after 76 books, it's easier. It's not. It's harder, because it always needs to be better than the last time." A suspense novelist, Brown appeared as the featured author in this year's "Everyone's Reading" community-wide program, sponsored by public libraries in Oakland and Wayne counties. Each year, a book is selected for shared reading, and libraries offer discussions and other programs around it. This year's selection is Brown's latest release, …