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August 1, 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Shane Baker, NYC, 1 Aug 2015

Shane Baker in BIG TIME ON THE SMALL TIME!

Sat, 1 Aug, 2015, 1pm
Metropolitan Room
34 W. 22nd St.,
NYC

For reservations call 212-206-0440 or click here.

Something old, something new, something Yiddish, something blue!
Join us for the best and worst of the vaudeville stage as remembered by legend in his own mind Shane Bertram Baker, the best loved Episcopalian on the Yiddish stage today. With the one and only Steve Sterner curmudgeoning on the piano, Matt Temkin on the skins (maybe? -- will he show up? sober? will he ever learn to drop a rim shot on time?) and our newest company member, the lovely Loo H, directly from South Korea via the mail-order-bride pages at the back of Harper's Weekly. Pandemonium guaranteed, or your pandemoneyum back!

David Krakauer & Ancestral Groove@Crest Jazz Festival, Crest, France, 1 Aug 2015

cd coverDavid Krakauer & Ancestral Groove

samedi 1 aug 2015 à 21h00
Espace Soubeyran
Crest, France

More info/tix: liveboutique.fnacspectacles.com/place-spectacle/manifestation/Jazz-DAVID-KRAKAUER-76HFX.htm

Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi, 1 Aug 2015

Hot PstromiYale Strom & Hot Pstromi

Saturday, August 1, 8pm,
The Ark
316 S. Main St.
Ann Arbor, MI.

Tix: $20 from: www.theark.org
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August 2, 2015

Klezmer in the Afternoon Jam, Philadelphia, PA, 2 Aug 2015

Klezmer in the Afternoon

Sun, Aug 2, 2015, 1–3:30pm
4835 Hazel Ave.
Philadelphia, PA

We are gearing up for another beautiful afternoon of music with Dan Blacksberg and friends. All levels of ability and new folks are welcome!

Come to meet people, make music, and be the present part of a rich tradition. We'll learn a new tune by ear, snack, chat, and return to the song for a deeper look into style and ensemble playing.

We ask that people donate $8 for Dan's expertise and the thoughtful creativity he brings to teaching. Class runs about 2.5 hours.

See you Sunday!

The Matt Darriau Shabbes Elevator @ City Winery Brunch, NYC, 2 Aug 2015

Every Sunday Morning, combining live music and food in a fresh, cultural environment, City Winery’s Klezmer brunch series pairs some of the greatest musicians in the world with delicious lox, bagels and other tasty fare on Sunday mornings from 11am to 2pm. City Winery's brunch on August 2, 2015, features the Matt Darriau Shabbes Elevator.

city wineryGeneral Admission: $10 / Children Under 13 - Free
City Winery
155 Varick Street
New York, New York 10013
(212) 608-0555

For further info: www.citywinery.com

Shane Baker, NYC, 2 Aug 2015

Shane Baker in BIG TIME ON THE SMALL TIME!

Sun, 2 Aug, 2015, 1pm
Metropolitan Room
34 W. 22nd St.,
NYC

For reservations call 212-206-0440 or click here.

Something old, something new, something Yiddish, something blue!
Join us for the best and worst of the vaudeville stage as remembered by legend in his own mind Shane Bertram Baker, the best loved Episcopalian on the Yiddish stage today. With the one and only Steve Sterner curmudgeoning on the piano, Matt Temkin on the skins (maybe? -- will he show up? sober? will he ever learn to drop a rim shot on time?) and our newest company member, the lovely Loo H, directly from South Korea via the mail-order-bride pages at the back of Harper's Weekly. Pandemonium guaranteed, or your pandemoneyum back!

Temma, Binyumen Schaechter, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2 Aug 2015

Temma Schaechter & Binyumen Schaechter

Sunday, August 2nd, 2015, 17:30h
(CIB) Clube Israelita Brasileiro
Rua Barata Ribeiro, 489 - Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Tickets: R$ 70,00 50,00 30,00
Tel.: 4105-4030

Including songs by Gebirtig, Manger, Olshanetsky, Rumshinsky, Warshawsky, and more
Portuguese translations will be provided.

Sponsored by Grupo Amigos do Ídiche

Heartland Klezmer, Lansing, MI, 2 Aug 2015

Heartland KlezmorimHeartland Klezmorim

Sunday, August 2, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Concerts in the Courtyard
408 E Grand River,
Lansing, Michigan 48906

Tickets are $15, available in advance at the Old Town General Store or at the door. Snacks and non-alcoholic drinks are available to purchase at the Old Town General Store. More information is available at: oldtown-generalstore.com/concerts-in-the-courtyard/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/1026649277354730/

August 3, 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Perlmutter, Perney, and Pollard, Klezmer Mondays at Saul's, Berkeley, CA, 3 Aug 2015

Perlmutter, Perney, and Pollard (clarinet, bass, and drum trio), playing inside and outside the klezmer tradition.

Aug 3, 2014, 6-8pm
Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen
1475 Shattuck,
Berkeley, CA
No cover; $10 minimum purchase
(510) 848-3354

Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi, 3 Aug 2015

Hot PstromiYale Strom & Hot Pstromi

Monday, August 3, 7:30pm
Calumet Theatre
340 Sixth Street
Calumet, Michigan

906-337-2610

Info and tickets: www.calumettheatre.com

August 4, 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

August 5, 2015

Jordan Hirsch & Band, NYC, 5 Aug 2015

Yiddish Swing Concert with Jordan Hirsch and Band


Wednesday, August 5, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Museum at Eldridge Street
12 Eldridge St,
New York, New York 10002

Tix: $20 adults; $15 students/seniors
www.eventbrite.com

From Harold Arlen and Eddie Cantor to Ziggy Elman and Mannie Klein, the world of jazz and the Great American songbook has deep roots in the world of Yiddish and klezmer. Join trumpeter Jordan Hirsch and band for an entertaining evening of jazz, swing and klezmer favorites.

More info: www.facebook.com/events/464878726993645/

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Ellis Island, Berkeley, CA, 5 Aug 2015

Ellis Island Old World Folk Band

Wed, Aug 5, 7-9pm
Le Bateau Ivre Café/Restaurant
2629 Telegraph Ave,
Berkeley, CA

More info: 510.849.1100

"Di Goldene Kale (The Golden Bride)", New Brunswick, NJ, 5 Aug 2015

NYTF & Rutgers University present:
Di Goldene Kale (The Golden Bride)
A Concert Reading of the classic Yiddish operetta.

August 5th at 7pm
Nicolas Music Center
Mason Gross Campus, Rutgers University
85 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ

An orphan girl attracts a variety of suitors when she comes into an inheritance. In this concert production of Joseph Rumshinsky’s 1923 operetta, will be performed in Yiddish with English and Russian supertitles. This is accompanied by the Mason Gross Muzikers orchestra,which is playing for the first time in over 70 years.

Tickets are $15 for the general public, $10 for Rutgers alumni and employees and seniors, and only $5 for students with valid ID.
Tix: www.masongross.rutgers.edu/content/ticket-infoabout-performing-arts-center or 848-932-7511

FEATURING: Dani Marcus (A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder), Eyal Sherf (The Pirates of Penzance), Adam B. Shapiro (HBO's The Normal Heart and MAC Award Winner) and Arianne Brown (On Second Ave.)
WITH: Alan Schmuckler, Caroline Chanin, Hannah Scott, Janice Hall, Richard “Ruvn” Kass, Stacey Harris, Steve Sterner, Stuart Marshall, and Susanne Katchko.

Ken Maltz/Sy Kushner, New Rochelle, NY, 5 Aug 2015

recologie presents: Two Lifelong Journeys Through Jewish Music
The Ken Maltz/Sy Kushner Klezmer Duo

Wed, Aug 5 2015, 7pm
recologie*
49 Lawton Street
New Rochelle, New York

$15 Music Cover
plus Two Drink Minimum or Food Equivalent

"Another hundred years", NYC, 5 Aug 2015

Another Hundred Years
a concert celebrating the impact of Jewish songwriters on Broadway with special tribute to Theodore Bikel

August 5th at 9:30pm, 8:45 doors open
54 Below,
254 W 54th St
New York, NY 10019

Performed by a Broadway cast, “Another 100 Years” features popular showtunes spanning from Tin Pan Alley to contemporary musical theatre celebrating the influence of Jewish culture on Broadway. The concert is produced in conjunction with NYTF’s 101st Season and is performed in English.

The evening will feature a special tribute to Theodore Bikel (z”l), actor, singer-songwriter, legend, and friend of the NYTF. Longtime friends performing in his honor will include David Edwards (Broadway’s By Jeeves) who performed with Bikel in the original The Rothschilds and in Fiddler On The Roof, Jonathan Hadley (Broadway’s A Class Act and Bob Crewe in the National Tour of Jersey Boys) who performed opposite Bikel in the Fiddler National Tour and Peter Davenport who played Captain Von Trapp in the 1st National Tour of The Sound of Music.

To purchase tickets please call (646) 476-3551 or click here.
USE CODE ENCORE25 FOR 25% OFF MAIN DINING ROOM COVER CHARGE

TICKETS START AT: $25
FOOD & BEVERAGE MINIMUM: $25

August 6, 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Gabriele Coen et al, Florence, Italy, 6 Aug 2015

Balagan Café
Gabriele Coen, Stefano Saletti e Lisa Natoli
concerto/racconto ispirato a "Fino alla Fine del Millennio" di A.B. Yehoshua

Giovedì 6 Agosto, 7pm-11pm
via Farini 4 (in front of the Great Synagogue)
Florence, Italy

More info: www.balagancafe.it

David Krakauer & Ancestral Groove, Sete, France, 6 Aug 2015

cd coverDavid Krakauer & Ancestral Groove

6 aug 2015
Théâtre de la Mer
Sete, France

August 7, 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Friday night services w/Steven Greenman, Seattle, WA, 7 Aug 2015

Russian Jewish Music Performance w/violinist Steven Greenman and pianist Byron Schenkman

Friday, August 7 / 7:15 PM
Temple Beth Am
2632 NE 80th Street
Seattle, WA 98115
206-525-0915

This August, Temple Beth Am will present Cleveland-based violinist Steven Greenman with pianist Byron Schenkman in a free 30 minute performance of Russian Jewish violin music, circa 1900, including works by Joseph Achron, Joel Engel, and Leon Schwartz.

Greenman and Schenkman will also perform an additional short piece during the 8:00 PM service.

More info: www.templebetham.org/worship/shabbat/friday-night

David Krakauer & Ancestral Groove @ Musiques-dels-monts, Villelongue-dels-monts, France, 7 Aug 2015

cd coverDavid Krakauer & Ancestral Groove

samedi 7 aug 2015 à 22h00
Grande scène
Musiques-dels-monts,
Villelongue-dels-monts, France

More info/tix: www.musiques-dels-monts.com/le-programme-du-festival.html

August 8, 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Socalled / Support: Sophia Kennedy, Hamburg, Germany, 8 Aug 2015

Socalled / Support: Sophia Kennedy

Saturday, August 8, 10:00pm]
]Kampnagel - Internationales Zentrum für schönere Künste
Jarrestraße 20,
22303 Hamburg, Germany

More info: www.facebook.com/events/118181168519507/

August 9, 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Ot Azoy! Yiddish immersion, London, UK, 9-14 Aug 2015

Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 4 levels, led by world renowned Yiddish Lecturer Helen Khayele Beer and her distinguished team of fellow Yiddishists, Sonia Pinkusowitz-Dratwa, Annick Prime-Margules, Lily Kahn and Barry Davis. Shura Lipovsky, Director of The Golden Peacock, will also teach a daily session of Yiddish through song.

Sun Aug 9 - Fri Aug 14, 2015
SOAS Vernon Square Campus,
Penton Rise,
London WC1X 9EW, UK

FEES:
Full rate £245
Discount rate £230 (if paid in full by 1 May)
Student / Senior rate £145
Discount Student / Senior rate £130 (if paid in full by 1 May)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/ot-azoy-2015/

Yiddish Singalong, St. Paul, MN, 9 Aug 2015

A Yiddish Sing-Along concert with Yosl Kurland and Peggy Davis

Sunday, Aug 9, 2015, 7&ndash9pm
Rsvp for directions via Facebook
St. Paul, MN

Suggested donation $15/person
For more info: Marlene Schoenberg, 651-699-9233 or www.facebook.com/events/375810715949000/

The Sway Machinery, Brooklyn, NY, 9 Aug 2015

The Sway MachineryThe Sway Machinery

Sunday, August 9, 2015, 8pm
Union Pool (484 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NYC)

We will be headlining a show on a bill with our friends El Imperio.

August 10, 2015

Ot Azoy! Yiddish immersion, London, UK, 9-14 Aug 2015

Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 4 levels, led by world renowned Yiddish Lecturer Helen Khayele Beer and her distinguished team of fellow Yiddishists, Sonia Pinkusowitz-Dratwa, Annick Prime-Margules, Lily Kahn and Barry Davis. Shura Lipovsky, Director of The Golden Peacock, will also teach a daily session of Yiddish through song.

Sun Aug 9 - Fri Aug 14, 2015
SOAS Vernon Square Campus,
Penton Rise,
London WC1X 9EW, UK

FEES:
Full rate £245
Discount rate £230 (if paid in full by 1 May)
Student / Senior rate £145
Discount Student / Senior rate £130 (if paid in full by 1 May)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/ot-azoy-2015/

August 11, 2015

London Klezmer Quartet, Neuchatel Busking Festival, Switzerland - 11-16 August 2015

London Klezmer QuartetThe London Klezmer Quartet

Aug 11-16, 2015
Neuchatel Busking Festival
Switzerland

More info: www.neuchateltourisme.ch/en/events/main-events/buskers-festival-neuchatel.1791.html

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Ot Azoy! Yiddish immersion, London, UK, 9-14 Aug 2015

Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 4 levels, led by world renowned Yiddish Lecturer Helen Khayele Beer and her distinguished team of fellow Yiddishists, Sonia Pinkusowitz-Dratwa, Annick Prime-Margules, Lily Kahn and Barry Davis. Shura Lipovsky, Director of The Golden Peacock, will also teach a daily session of Yiddish through song.

Sun Aug 9 - Fri Aug 14, 2015
SOAS Vernon Square Campus,
Penton Rise,
London WC1X 9EW, UK

FEES:
Full rate £245
Discount rate £230 (if paid in full by 1 May)
Student / Senior rate £145
Discount Student / Senior rate £130 (if paid in full by 1 May)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/ot-azoy-2015/

Soviet Yiddish artists and Writers Remembers, NYC, 11 Aug 2015

Please join us on for a special program honoring the Yiddish artists and writers murdered in the Soviet Union on August 12, 1952. The date has become known as the "Night of the Murdered Poets". Among others, David Bergelson, David Hofshteyn, Perets Markish, Itsik Fefer, Leyb Kvitko, and Benjamin Zuskin were executed on that date in the Lubyanka Prison in Moscow.

Tuesday, August 11th from 6:30 PM to 8 PM
at the Center for Jewish History
15 West 16th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues)
Admission free
Reserve your seat here

This year we will feature Ala Zuskin Perelman - daughter of Benjamin Zuskin, principal actor in GOSET (the Moscow State Yiddish Theater)—who will share memories of her father and read from her recent biography of him, The Travels of Benjamin Zuskin. Ms. Perelman will be available to sign copies of the book after the event.

Dr. Jonathan Brent of the YIVO will greet the audience. Professor Tom Bird of Queens College, CUNY, will deliver opening remarks. Shane Baker of the CJC will chair. In the musical program, Yelena Shmulenson, well-known Yiddish actress and singer.

The Congress for Jewish Culture has organized the program together with the YIVO, the Jewish Labor Committee and the Workmen's Circle.
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August 12, 2015

London Klezmer Quartet, Neuchatel Busking Festival, Switzerland - 11-16 August 2015

London Klezmer QuartetThe London Klezmer Quartet

Aug 11-16, 2015
Neuchatel Busking Festival
Switzerland

More info: www.neuchateltourisme.ch/en/events/main-events/buskers-festival-neuchatel.1791.html

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Ot Azoy! Yiddish immersion, London, UK, 9-14 Aug 2015

Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 4 levels, led by world renowned Yiddish Lecturer Helen Khayele Beer and her distinguished team of fellow Yiddishists, Sonia Pinkusowitz-Dratwa, Annick Prime-Margules, Lily Kahn and Barry Davis. Shura Lipovsky, Director of The Golden Peacock, will also teach a daily session of Yiddish through song.

Sun Aug 9 - Fri Aug 14, 2015
SOAS Vernon Square Campus,
Penton Rise,
London WC1X 9EW, UK

FEES:
Full rate £245
Discount rate £230 (if paid in full by 1 May)
Student / Senior rate £145
Discount Student / Senior rate £130 (if paid in full by 1 May)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/ot-azoy-2015/

Klezmer Jam, Seattle, WA, 12 Aug 2015

August's klezmer jam: Wednesday, August 12th, from 7:30 - about 10 pm, with a 9 pm potluck snack break. We meet at 9705 1st Avenue NW in Seattle. All instruments and skill levels welcome, with sheet music provided.

We're meeting a week early this month to accommodate those of us who are going to KlezKanada.

August 13, 2015

London Klezmer Quartet, Neuchatel Busking Festival, Switzerland - 11-16 August 2015

London Klezmer QuartetThe London Klezmer Quartet

Aug 11-16, 2015
Neuchatel Busking Festival
Switzerland

More info: www.neuchateltourisme.ch/en/events/main-events/buskers-festival-neuchatel.1791.html

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Ot Azoy! Yiddish immersion, London, UK, 9-14 Aug 2015

Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 4 levels, led by world renowned Yiddish Lecturer Helen Khayele Beer and her distinguished team of fellow Yiddishists, Sonia Pinkusowitz-Dratwa, Annick Prime-Margules, Lily Kahn and Barry Davis. Shura Lipovsky, Director of The Golden Peacock, will also teach a daily session of Yiddish through song.

Sun Aug 9 - Fri Aug 14, 2015
SOAS Vernon Square Campus,
Penton Rise,
London WC1X 9EW, UK

FEES:
Full rate £245
Discount rate £230 (if paid in full by 1 May)
Student / Senior rate £145
Discount Student / Senior rate £130 (if paid in full by 1 May)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/ot-azoy-2015/

August 14, 2015

London Klezmer Quartet, Neuchatel Busking Festival, Switzerland - 11-16 August 2015

London Klezmer QuartetThe London Klezmer Quartet

Aug 11-16, 2015
Neuchatel Busking Festival
Switzerland

More info: www.neuchateltourisme.ch/en/events/main-events/buskers-festival-neuchatel.1791.html

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Ot Azoy! Yiddish immersion, London, UK, 9-14 Aug 2015

Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 4 levels, led by world renowned Yiddish Lecturer Helen Khayele Beer and her distinguished team of fellow Yiddishists, Sonia Pinkusowitz-Dratwa, Annick Prime-Margules, Lily Kahn and Barry Davis. Shura Lipovsky, Director of The Golden Peacock, will also teach a daily session of Yiddish through song.

Sun Aug 9 - Fri Aug 14, 2015
SOAS Vernon Square Campus,
Penton Rise,
London WC1X 9EW, UK

FEES:
Full rate £245
Discount rate £230 (if paid in full by 1 May)
Student / Senior rate £145
Discount Student / Senior rate £130 (if paid in full by 1 May)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/ot-azoy-2015/

Klezmania, Bena, Victoria, Australia, 14 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Fri, Aug 14th, 8pm
Bena Public Hall
Bena, Victoria, Australia

Tix: 5657 2276 or at the door

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

August 15, 2015

London Klezmer Quartet, Neuchatel Busking Festival, Switzerland - 11-16 August 2015

London Klezmer QuartetThe London Klezmer Quartet

Aug 11-16, 2015
Neuchatel Busking Festival
Switzerland

More info: www.neuchateltourisme.ch/en/events/main-events/buskers-festival-neuchatel.1791.html

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Klezmania, Mirboo North, Victoria, Australia, 15 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Sat, Aug 15th, 2015, 8:00pm
ArtsPit,
Grandridge Brewery Ridgeway,
Mirboo North, Victoria, Australia

Tix: Mirboo North Arts Council 5668 2701 or Wren’s Nest Book Shop.

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

August 16, 2015

London Klezmer Quartet, Neuchatel Busking Festival, Switzerland - 11-16 August 2015

London Klezmer QuartetThe London Klezmer Quartet

Aug 11-16, 2015
Neuchatel Busking Festival
Switzerland

More info: www.neuchateltourisme.ch/en/events/main-events/buskers-festival-neuchatel.1791.html

Yiddish Summer Weimar, Weimar, Germany, 18 Jul - 16 Aug 2015

Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015Yiddish Summer Weimar 2015

From July 18 to August 9, we offer beginner through advanced workshops in Yiddish instrumental music (klezmer), vocal music, dance, language, and more, taught by some of today's leading artists. With participants of all ages and from all around the world, Yiddish Summer workshops touch the mind, heart, soul, and body. You won't believe how much you can learn in an atmosphere that is so open and supportive! It's no wonder that many of today's most creative and successful Yiddish music projects have roots in Yiddish Summer Weimar. Concerts, jam sessions in outdoor cafés, Yiddish dance events, and more contribute to the justly famous "Yiddish Summer Weimar" atmosphere during the Workshop Weeks.

Workshops includel:


  • Yiddish Song Workshop July 19 – 25

  • Yiddish Language Classes (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Introduction to Klezmer & Yiddish Song July 27 – August 1

  • Yiddish Dance Orchestra Workshop July 27 – Aug 1

  • Yiddish Dance July 28 – August 1

  • Traditional Klezmer Workshop Aug 3 – 9 (Intermediate, Advanced)

  • Yiddish Children’s Song Workshop Aug 4 – 9

Yiddish Festival Week, Aug 10 - 16. More info: yiddishsummer.eu/592-0-Program.html

Metropolitan Klezmer @ City Winery Brunch, NYC, 16 Aug 2015

band photo by Angela JimenezEvery Sunday Morning, combining live music and food in a fresh, cultural environment, City Winery’s Klezmer brunch series pairs some of the greatest musicians in the world with delicious lox, bagels and other tasty fare on Sunday mornings from 11am to 2pm. City Winery's brunch on August 16, 2015, features Metropolitan Klezmer,

city wineryGeneral Admission: $10 / Children Under 13 - Free
City Winery
155 Varick Street
New York, New York 10013
(212) 608-0555

For further info: www.citywinery.com

Big Galut(e) debuts "The Tale of Monish", Cherry Valley, NY, 16 Aug 2015

Big Galut(e) debuts "The Tale of Monish"

Sunday August 16, 2015, 7:30 pm
Star Theater
Cherry Valley, NY

After a rollicking first half of traditional and original klezmer music we will be
premiering a new work called "The Tale of Monish"-- a theater piece for
narrator, actor and small ensemble based on the poem by I.L. Peretz and
modeled after Stravinsky's "L'Histoire du Soldat"

More info: www.facebook.com/pages/Big-Galute/213468295381404

Klezmania, Toora, Victoria, Australia, 16 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Sun, Aug 16th, 2015, 7:30pm
Toora Hall
Toora, Victoria, Australia

Tix: 5662 9805

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

August 17, 2015

KlezKanada 20th Anniv, Lantier, QC, Canada, Aug 17&ndas;23, 2015

KlezKanada logoKlezKanada 2015
20th Anniversary, di tsukunft: The Future

Mon, Aug 17 - Sun Aug 23, 2014
Camp Bnai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

If you have not yet registered, please do so here, as soon as possible. Reserve your place now before we fill up!

Scholarship applications are now open for emerging artists and scholars, ages 16 to 35. This internationally renowned program offers students an opportunity to study with many of the leading teachers of Yiddish/Jewish music and culture, and make friends and form artistic partnerships that will last a lifetime. Apply here.

August 18, 2015

KlezKanada 20th Anniv, Lantier, QC, Canada, Aug 17&ndas;23, 2015

KlezKanada logoKlezKanada 2015
20th Anniversary, di tsukunft: The Future

Mon, Aug 17 - Sun Aug 23, 2014
Camp Bnai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

If you have not yet registered, please do so here, as soon as possible. Reserve your place now before we fill up!

Scholarship applications are now open for emerging artists and scholars, ages 16 to 35. This internationally renowned program offers students an opportunity to study with many of the leading teachers of Yiddish/Jewish music and culture, and make friends and form artistic partnerships that will last a lifetime. Apply here.

London KlezFest 2015, 18-21 Aug 2015

KlezFest 2015

Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 — Friday, 21 Aug 2015
SOAS,
Vernon Square, Campus
WC1X 9EW London, UK

We are very happy to announce that our world famous Klezmer summer school is star is back again for 2015.
Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2015. Here is a a peek into what you can expect:
• Traditional klezmer; history, melodies, ornamentation, dance and accompaniment
• Play music in ensembles and delve into improvisational techniques
• Interpret scores, jam and perform to the public.
• Lectures from the cutting edge of academic research
The international faculty will feature some of the very best klezmer musicians from around the world:
Dr Alan Bern (piano/accordion – Germany)
Ilana Cravitz (violin – UK),
Joel Rubin (clarinet – USA)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/klezfest2015/

August 19, 2015

KlezKanada 20th Anniv, Lantier, QC, Canada, Aug 17&ndas;23, 2015

KlezKanada logoKlezKanada 2015
20th Anniversary, di tsukunft: The Future

Mon, Aug 17 - Sun Aug 23, 2014
Camp Bnai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

If you have not yet registered, please do so here, as soon as possible. Reserve your place now before we fill up!

Scholarship applications are now open for emerging artists and scholars, ages 16 to 35. This internationally renowned program offers students an opportunity to study with many of the leading teachers of Yiddish/Jewish music and culture, and make friends and form artistic partnerships that will last a lifetime. Apply here.

London KlezFest 2015, 18-21 Aug 2015

KlezFest 2015

Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 — Friday, 21 Aug 2015
SOAS,
Vernon Square, Campus
WC1X 9EW London, UK

We are very happy to announce that our world famous Klezmer summer school is star is back again for 2015.
Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2015. Here is a a peek into what you can expect:
• Traditional klezmer; history, melodies, ornamentation, dance and accompaniment
• Play music in ensembles and delve into improvisational techniques
• Interpret scores, jam and perform to the public.
• Lectures from the cutting edge of academic research
The international faculty will feature some of the very best klezmer musicians from around the world:
Dr Alan Bern (piano/accordion – Germany)
Ilana Cravitz (violin – UK),
Joel Rubin (clarinet – USA)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/klezfest2015/

August 20, 2015

KlezKanada 20th Anniv, Lantier, QC, Canada, Aug 17&ndas;23, 2015

KlezKanada logoKlezKanada 2015
20th Anniversary, di tsukunft: The Future

Mon, Aug 17 - Sun Aug 23, 2014
Camp Bnai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

If you have not yet registered, please do so here, as soon as possible. Reserve your place now before we fill up!

Scholarship applications are now open for emerging artists and scholars, ages 16 to 35. This internationally renowned program offers students an opportunity to study with many of the leading teachers of Yiddish/Jewish music and culture, and make friends and form artistic partnerships that will last a lifetime. Apply here.

London KlezFest 2015, 18-21 Aug 2015

KlezFest 2015

Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 — Friday, 21 Aug 2015
SOAS,
Vernon Square, Campus
WC1X 9EW London, UK

We are very happy to announce that our world famous Klezmer summer school is star is back again for 2015.
Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2015. Here is a a peek into what you can expect:
• Traditional klezmer; history, melodies, ornamentation, dance and accompaniment
• Play music in ensembles and delve into improvisational techniques
• Interpret scores, jam and perform to the public.
• Lectures from the cutting edge of academic research
The international faculty will feature some of the very best klezmer musicians from around the world:
Dr Alan Bern (piano/accordion – Germany)
Ilana Cravitz (violin – UK),
Joel Rubin (clarinet – USA)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/klezfest2015/

August 21, 2015

KlezKanada 20th Anniv, Lantier, QC, Canada, Aug 17&ndas;23, 2015

KlezKanada logoKlezKanada 2015
20th Anniversary, di tsukunft: The Future

Mon, Aug 17 - Sun Aug 23, 2014
Camp Bnai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

If you have not yet registered, please do so here, as soon as possible. Reserve your place now before we fill up!

Scholarship applications are now open for emerging artists and scholars, ages 16 to 35. This internationally renowned program offers students an opportunity to study with many of the leading teachers of Yiddish/Jewish music and culture, and make friends and form artistic partnerships that will last a lifetime. Apply here.

London KlezFest 2015, 18-21 Aug 2015

KlezFest 2015

Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 — Friday, 21 Aug 2015
SOAS,
Vernon Square, Campus
WC1X 9EW London, UK

We are very happy to announce that our world famous Klezmer summer school is star is back again for 2015.
Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2015. Here is a a peek into what you can expect:
• Traditional klezmer; history, melodies, ornamentation, dance and accompaniment
• Play music in ensembles and delve into improvisational techniques
• Interpret scores, jam and perform to the public.
• Lectures from the cutting edge of academic research
The international faculty will feature some of the very best klezmer musicians from around the world:
Dr Alan Bern (piano/accordion – Germany)
Ilana Cravitz (violin – UK),
Joel Rubin (clarinet – USA)

More info: www.jmi.org.uk/event/klezfest2015/

August 22, 2015

KlezKanada 20th Anniv, Lantier, QC, Canada, Aug 17&ndas;23, 2015

KlezKanada logoKlezKanada 2015
20th Anniversary, di tsukunft: The Future

Mon, Aug 17 - Sun Aug 23, 2014
Camp Bnai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

If you have not yet registered, please do so here, as soon as possible. Reserve your place now before we fill up!

Scholarship applications are now open for emerging artists and scholars, ages 16 to 35. This internationally renowned program offers students an opportunity to study with many of the leading teachers of Yiddish/Jewish music and culture, and make friends and form artistic partnerships that will last a lifetime. Apply here.

Klezmania, Charlton, Victoria, Australia, 22 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Sat, Aug 22nd, 2015, 8:00pm
Charlton Golf Club
Golf Links Road
Charlton, Victoria, Australia

Tix: 5491 1647

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

August 23, 2015

KlezKanada 20th Anniv, Lantier, QC, Canada, Aug 17&ndas;23, 2015

KlezKanada logoKlezKanada 2015
20th Anniversary, di tsukunft: The Future

Mon, Aug 17 - Sun Aug 23, 2014
Camp Bnai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

If you have not yet registered, please do so here, as soon as possible. Reserve your place now before we fill up!

Scholarship applications are now open for emerging artists and scholars, ages 16 to 35. This internationally renowned program offers students an opportunity to study with many of the leading teachers of Yiddish/Jewish music and culture, and make friends and form artistic partnerships that will last a lifetime. Apply here.

Victor Prieto @ City Winery Brunch, NYC, 23 Aug 2015

Every Sunday Morning, combining live music and food in a fresh, cultural environment, City Winery’s Klezmer brunch series pairs some of the greatest musicians in the world with delicious lox, bagels and other tasty fare on Sunday mornings from 11am to 2pm. City Winery's brunch on August 23, 2015, features Victor Prieto.

city wineryGeneral Admission: $10 / Children Under 13 - Free
City Winery
155 Varick Street
New York, New York 10013
(212) 608-0555

For further info: www.citywinery.com

Klezmania, Stawell, Victoria, Australia, 23 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Sun, Aug 23rd, 5:00pm
Stawell Entertainment Centre
Main Street
Stawell, Victoria, Australia

Tix: Stawell Library 5358 1274

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

August 26, 2015

Klezmer Creek @ Klezmer Nights/Gaia's Garden, Santa Rosa, CA, 26 Aug 2015

Klezmer Creek
Fourth Wednesday Klezmer Nights—performance followed by jam

Wednesday, July 22, 7:00-8:00pm
Gaia's Garden
1899 Mendocino Avenue,
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Entertainment free with $5 minimum purchase.
More info: 707.544.2491

August 27, 2015

Banda Improvvisa, Florence, Italy, 27 Aug 2015

Balagan Café
BANDA IMPROVVISA
diretta da Orio Odori

Giovedì 6 Agosto, 7pm-11pm
via Farini 4 (in front of the Great Synagogue)
Florence, Italy

More info: www.balagancafe.it

Yiddish Sing, Brookline, MA, 27 Aug 2015

Yiddish Sing

Thu, Aug 27, 2015, 7:30pm
Boston Workmen's Circle,
1762 Beacon St.,
Brookline, MA

An informal gathering to sing Yiddish folk songs. Songbooks are provided. All are welcome, regardless of singing ability or knowledge of Yiddish.

Generally on the fourth (4th) Thursday of every month.

August 28, 2015

Klezmania, Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia, 28 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Fri, Aug 28th, 2015, 8pm
The Vine Hotel,
Detour Road,
Nth Wangaratta, Victora, Australia

Tix: Disclocation 5721 4594

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

August 29, 2015

Klezmania, Bright, Victoria, Australia, 29 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Sat, Aug 29th, 2015, 8pm
Bright Art Gallery & Cultural Centre
28 Mountbatten Avenue
Bright, Victoria, Australia

Tix: Bright Art Gallery 0417 551 023

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

August 30, 2015

Litvakus @ City Winery Brunch, NYC, 30 Aug 2015

Every Sunday Morning, combining live music and food in a fresh, cultural environment, City Winery’s Klezmer brunch series pairs some of the greatest musicians in the world with delicious lox, bagels and other tasty fare on Sunday mornings from 11am to 2pm. City Winery's brunch on August 30, 2015, features Litvakus.

city wineryGeneral Admission: $10 / Children Under 13 - Free
City Winery
155 Varick Street
New York, New York 10013
(212) 608-0555

For further info: www.citywinery.com

Sound Salon w/Sherry Mayrent & Henry Sapoznik, Madison, WI, 30 Aug 2015

Sound Salon: An Audio Tour of the Mayrent Collection
with Sherry Mayrent and Henry Sapoznik
Part of: "Out of the Shadows: Rediscovering Jewish Music, Literature and Theater"


Sunday, August 30, 2015, 12:20 - 2:00pm
Mills Music Hall
Mosse Humanities Building,
455 N. Park St.
Madison, WI

Free and Open to the Public

Scintillating Conversation - Historic Sound Recordings - Live Music

Join Mayrent Institute director Henry Sapoznik and donor Sherry Mayrent for a lecture and concert illustrating the rich holdings of the Mayrent Collection of Yiddish Recordings.

Collection founder and Institute donor Sherry Mayrent will offer an historic overview of her collection and explain the diversity and focus of one of the world's great Jewish sound archives. Institute founding director Henry Sapoznik will give a premier presentation on one of the most important Jewish sound discoveries of recent years. Sapoznik will discuss and play the earliest known recordings of Jewish music, a collection of cylinder recordings first issued by the Thomas Lambert Company of Chicago starting in 1901 and recently acquired by the Institute.

The Sound Salon will conclude with Sherry Mayrent (clarinet) and Henry Sapoznik (tenor guitar) playing selections learned from recordings in the collection.

The event is free and open to the public, but we do ask that you register so we know how many people to expect. Please take a moment and register at eepurl.com/bttx_9.

Funding for this Sound Salon is provided by Out of the Shadows: Rediscovering Jewish Music, Literature and Theater.

Syracuse Jewish Music Festival, Syracuse, NY, 30 Aug 2015

Syracuse Jewish Music Festival, NY

festival logoSunday August 30, 2015, noon–6pm
Sam Pomeranz Jewish Community Center of Syracuse
Syracuse, NY

Featuring:

More info: www.syracusejewishfestival.org

Klezmania, Wodonga, Victoria, Australia, 30 Aug 2015

Klezmania

Sun, Aug 30th, 2015, 5pm
Arts Space, Wodonga
Cnr Lawrence & Hovell Streets
Wodonga, Victora, Australia

Tix: Arts Space, Wodonga (02) 6022 9600

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

Metropolitan Klezmer, New Bedford, MA, 30 Aug 2015

band photoMetropolitan Klezmer

Sunday, Aug 30, 2015, 5-8pm
Tifereth Israel Congregation
145 Brownell Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02740-1654

phone: (508) 997-3171
Tix/more info: tinewbedford.org

Metropolitan Klezmer returns to New Bedford, historic seaside town on the south coast of Massachusetts. After the group's debut concert last winter for the Zeiterion Theatre Stage Door series, this is a command return performance honoring an auspicious community occasion: concert &am; dance party for the Rabbi's "chai" 18th year

September 1, 2015

Isle of Klezbos, NYC, 1 Sep 2015

band photo by Angela JimenezIsle of Klezbos
"Roots and Fruits"—a musical harvest

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015, 6PM - 8PM
El Sol Brillante Community Garden
just east of 520 East 12th St, between Avenue's A & B, NYC
(or rain location: City Lore Gallery, 56 East 1st Street)
NYC

FREE admission
Full all-gal sextet in concert, featuring the band's neo-traditional as well as very original range of repertoire.

More info: www.klezbos.com/shows/

September 4, 2015

Klezmania, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia, 4 Sep 2015

Klezmania

Fri, Sept 4th, 2015, 7pm
Mechanics Hall,
Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia

Tix: Lakes Entrance & Bairnsdale Visitor Information Centres 5155 1966

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

September 5, 2015

Klezmania, Orbost, Victoria, Australia, 5 Sep 2015

Klezmania

Sat, Sept 5th, 2015, 8pm
Orbost Exhibition Centre
6 Nicholson Street
Orbost, Victoria, Australia

Tix: Orbost Exhibition Centre 5154 2634

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

September 6, 2015

Klezmania, Mallacoota, Victoria, Australia, 6 Sep 2015

Klezmania

Sun, Sept 6th, 2015, 5:00pm
Mudbrick Pavillion
Mallacoota, Victoria, Australia

Tix: 0422 988 890

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

September 11, 2015

Klezmania, Marysville, Victoria, Australia, 11 Sep 2015

Klezmania

Fri, Sept 11th, 2011, 8:00pm
El Kanah Conference Centre
975 Buxton Rd
Marysville, Victoria, Australia

Tix: Marysville Post Office

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

September 12, 2015

Klezmania, Ruffy, Victoria, Australia, 12 Sep 2015

Klezmania

Sat, Sept 12th, 2015, 8:00pm
Ruffy Public Hall
Ruffy, Victoria, Australia

Tix: RuffArtz via Verena 5790 4309

More info: www.facebook.com/events/406958499489654/

September 25, 2015

Isle of Klezbos, NYC, 25 Sep 2015

band photo by Angela JimenezIsle of Klezbos

Friday, Sept 25 at 9:30pm (doors open 8:45)
54 Below
254 W 54th St, Cellar,
New York, NY 10019

More info: www.facebook.com/events/1622550784654561/

October 1, 2015

October 2, 2015

October 10, 2015

Klezmatics @ KlezFest Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, 10 Oct 2015

imagesThe Klezmatics

Saturday, October 10, 8:00 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery
300 Memorial Boulevard
Winnipeg, MB, Canada

festival logoKlezFest Manitoba
Celebrating Jewish Soul Music
more info: klezfest.ca
Facebook: www.facebook.com/klezfestwinnipeg

October 11, 2015

KlezFest Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, 11 Oct 2015

KlezFest Manitoba
Sunday Workshops
Don’t play or sing? Just come and enjoy the music!

Sunday, October 11, 9:00 pm
Rady Jewish Community Centre
123 Doncaster
Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Instrumental Workshops
Klezmer Jam
Vocal Workshops
Dance Workshops
Illustrated Lectures
The Finale: Klezmer Zingshpiel

festival logoKlezFest Manitoba
Celebrating Jewish Soul Music
more info: klezfest.ca
Facebook: www.facebook.com/klezfestwinnipeg

November 14, 2015

Rachel Barton, w/Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi, 14 Nov 2015

Hot Pstromi"L'Dor Va Dor" virtuoso violinist Rachel Barton Pine presents Jewish classical music of the 19th to 21st Centuries, with Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi

Saturday November 14, 8pm
Congregation of Moses
Kalamazoo MI

Her program will include classical music ranging from Bloch's "Baal Shem Suite" to Achron's "Hebrew Melody". She will also present Yale Strom's "Bessarabia" suite for solo violin, which she premiered with the Israeli Philharmonic. The program will also feature Ms. Barton Pine joining festival favorites Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi in presenting klezmer with scintillating improvisation and virtuosic technique. Michigan Festival of Sacred Music, Kalamazoo, MI.

More info: www.mfsm.us

November 19, 2015

Balkan Beat Box, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 19 Nov 2015

Balkan Beat Box

Nov 19, 2015
The Venue
881 Granville St.
Vancouver, BC, Canada

604.646.0064
More info: https://www.facebook.com/balkanbeatbox

November 20, 2015

Balkan Beat Box, Portland, OR, 20 Nov 2015

Balkan Beat Box

Nov 20, 2015
Wonder Ballroom
128 NE Russell
Portland, OR

(503) 284-8686
More info: https://www.facebook.com/balkanbeatbox

November 21, 2015

Balkan Beat Box, Arcata, CA, 21 Nov 2015

Balkan Beat Box

Nov 21, 2015
Arcata Theatre
1036 G St
Arcata, California
(707) 822-1220

More info: https://www.facebook.com/balkanbeatbox

November 22, 2015

Balkan Beat Box, San Francisco, CA, 22 Nov 2015

Balkan Beat Box

Nov 22, 2015
Regency Ballroom
1300 Van Ness,
San Francisco, California

More info: https://www.facebook.com/balkanbeatbox

November 23, 2015

Balkan Beat Box, Denver, CO, 23 Nov 2015

Balkan Beat Box

Nov 23, 2015
Summit Music Hall
1902 Blake St.
Denver, CO

(303) 487-0111

More info: https://www.facebook.com/balkanbeatbox

November 24, 2015

Balkan Beat Box, Chicago, IL, 24 Nov 2015

Balkan Beat Box

Nov 24, 2015
Metro
3730 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL

More info: https://www.facebook.com/balkanbeatbox

November 25, 2015

Balkan Beat Box, Lexington, KY, 25 Nov 2015

Balkan Beat Box

Nov 25, 2015
Cosmic Charlie's
388 Woodland Ave
Lexington, Kentucky
(859) 309-9499

More info: https://www.facebook.com/balkanbeatbox

November 26, 2015

Andrea Pancur, München, Germany, 26 Nov 2014

Andrea Pancur

26.11.2014, 17:15
Hochschule für Musik und Theater,
Arcisstr. 12, Kaminzimmer (Raum 105)
80333 München, Germany
EINTRITT FREI!!

Volksmusik im Diskurs – Lang lebe der koschere Gebirgsjodler
Eine musikalische Grenzerfahrung

website.musikhochschule-muenchen.de/de

December 5, 2015

Routes of Andalusia, Toronto, ON, 5 Dec 2015

Routes of Andalusia

Saturday, December 5th, 2pm
The Royal Conservatory, Koerner Hall
Toronto, ON, Canada

Tix: $25/$35.
Tix/more info: performance.rcmusic.ca/event/routes_andalusia

"Follow Juno Award-winning trumpeter David Buchbinder, dynamic divas Roula Said and Tamar Ilana, and their crew of cross-cultural musicians on a journey in into the magic musical realm of ancient Andalucia. Join in the participatory parade of music and dance from the place where Arabic, Jewish and Gypsy cultures connect to each other and to the cross-cultural capital of 2015:Toronto!"