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The Jüdische Kulturbund Project engages the power of art and music as a healing device to connect people and transcend the differences and barriers between them. Through connecting, inspiring, and encouraging audiences with arts and education programming, we aim to build dialogue and expand perspectives and world views.

The Project’s fiscal sponsor is the nonprofit International Documentary Association, a 501(c)(3) organization.  All contributions are tax deductible.

Scheduled Events

  • “Two Pianos: Playing for Life” at the Settlement Music School, Philadelphia, PA, June 9, 2017
  • Multimedia Presentation at Kehila Chadasha, Bethesda, MD, May 6, 2018

In Development

  • Multimedia Play inspired by the story of “Nathan the Wise’s Ring Parable”
  • Dramatic Feature Film: “Singer”  
  • “Power of Music as an Intervention in Kenya”
  • “The Elopement”, a re-creation of the final dance in the Berlin Kulturbund in August 1939
  • Workshop to teach how to use primary research to create story and performance

Future Plans

  • Week-long festival.  Music, Dance, Drama 
  • Coffee-table book featuring participating artists 
  • Group exhibition of visual artists
  • Compilation music album
  • Kids Music Series. Music video with kids singing songs of peace from cultures around the world
  • Exploring more ideas and ways to use technology to tell our stories!

Public & Education Programs

Public speaking and education programs are a cornerstone of our efforts to engage audiences in a dialogue about the power of art and music to unite humanity. Our work includes:

  • Responses to Oppression Through Music + Art.  Leading education workshops in classrooms and via Skype for teachers and children (primary, middle- and high-school)
  • Multimedia Program presenting an overview of  the Project and featuring stories of the Kulturbund and current-day artists
  • A Musical Evening presenting an overview of the Project and cabaret-style performance of songs relevant to the Kulturbund
  • “Two Pianos: Playing for Life.  Music of the Leipzig Kulturbund.  Presenting vignettes of spoken word and piano performance.

Support our Efforts

  • Give financially
  • Give in-kind
  • Share access to people, organizations, networks, collaborative opportunities
  • Connect us to other potential supporters
  • Connect us to potential hosting venues for programs and discussions
  • Connect us to educators interested in building a curriculum


Make a Donation

Payable to:  International Documentary Association 

Write in “Memo”: The Jüdische Kulturbund Project 

Mail checks to:

Toni Bell

International Documentary Association

3470 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 980

Los Angeles CA 90010


For more information about making a contribution or about sponsorship opportunities for any of the Project programs, please contact

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