Violins of Hope: Avshalom Weinstein talks with Saahara about Holocaust remembrance project

Violins of Hope founder Amnon Weinstein, from violins-of-hope.com

JazzHall Radio’s Saahara Glaudé recently spoke with Avshalom Weinstein, who with his father Amnon operates Violins of Hope, a project which remembers Holocaust victims and their stories through the restoration of Holocaust-era violins.

A 2018 Violins of Hope concert held at Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church will be the subject of an upcoming documentary in 2020.

Make a wish come true this holiday season

JazzHall Radio is partnering with Make-A-Wish Alabama to help spread the word about two special events coming up – opportunities for you to make a child’s wish come true.

CBS-42 is hosting the “Wishes Can’t Wait” telethon this Thursday, Dec. 12. Donations are being accepted now through Thursday, with updates on CBS-42 from 5-7 p.m.

JazzHall Radio’s Andy Parrish spoke with Erin Slay-Wilson of Make-A-Wish Alabama to talk about the telethon, how wishes are fulfilled, and another exciting event coming up in 2020…