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The Afro-Semitic Experience brings its powerful sound to a New Jersey synagogue

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The Afro-Semitic Experience

On this episode of AOS, WBGO's Jon Kalish profiles The Afro-Semitic Experience, a Connecticut-based jazz band whose repertoire reflects the African-American and Jewish musical traditions. The septet has been playing for 25 years and will appear at a synagogue in Westfield, New Jersey on April 19.

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