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August 2, 2017

Summer Yiddish Song Celebration, NYC, 2 Aug 2017

Summer Yiddish Song Celebration

Wed, Aug 2, 2017, 7:00pm
YIVO
15 W. 16th St.
New York, NY 10011
(212) 246-6080

Admission: $15 / Seniors & students: $10
More info/tix
Or call 212.868.4444

A concert in celebration of the rich breadth of music with Yiddish lyrics including Yiddish Theater Songs, Yiddish Folk Songs, and Yiddish Art Songs. Singers include Eléonore Biezunski, Miryem-Khaye Seigel, and Eliza Bagg. Program details TBA.

August 6, 2017

Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Discover JMI’s famous full immersion courses in Yiddish Language, Song and Culture for people of all ages, levels and backgrounds, where even complete beginners learn to speak, read, write, sing and even dream in Yiddish in a week.

Ot Azoy Yiddish language classes are held at 5 levels, and is directed by the head of Yiddish at UCL, Dr Khayele Beer with a faculty of world class Yiddish tutors and experts. As well as hands-on classroom teaching, it also features an extensive cultural programme of music, theatre, poetry and lectures from a world of Yiddish past and present. Shura Lipovsky, the outstanding Director of The Golden Peacock (Goldene Pave), will also teach a daily session of Yiddish through song.
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Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Golden Peacock 2017

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

The Golden Peacock The Yiddish Song course led by internationally acclaimed Yiddish singer and teacher Shura Lipovsky with esteemed colleagues from around the world. It is designed for all singers who wish to deepen their knowledge of the rich Yiddish song repertoire.

This year we are offering two choices:

Music: If you wish to study a more music based course, you spend the morning studying music theory, repertoire, roots and traditions of Yiddish Song, modes and melodies. While afternoons will focus on studying further repertoire, master-classes and a Yiddish Choir.

or Culture, language and Song: If you wish to study a more culture based course, you will spend the morning studying Yiddish language. While the afternoons will focus on studying further repertoire, Master classes and a Yiddish Choir (or films)
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KlezFest, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

KlezFest 2017

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2017. 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

  • Hands-on tutoring from world leading experts.

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Klezmer Jam, London, UK, 6 Aug 2017

Sunday Aug 6, 2017, 8-10.30pm
The Harrison,
28 Harrison Street,
London WC1H 8JF

Join Ilana Cravitz and friends for a new monthly Klezmer session at The Harrison in Kings Cross.

First Sunday of every month, 8-10.30pm on the Ground Floor.
(No brass or percussion instruments)
Spectacular! See you there?
Free to listen or play

pdfs of tunes

August 7, 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop, London, UK, 7-11 Aug 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Created especially for dancers, this course will be taught by the UK’s expert Yiddish dance leader, Guy Schalom. No experience is necessary, just an interest in Klezmer music and dance. We will cover circle, line, couple and square dances from Jewish Eastern European and beyond. The course will be integrated with the instrumental course, so participants will enjoy live music at every session from faculty members.
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Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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KlezFest, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

KlezFest 2017

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2017. 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

  • Hands-on tutoring from world leading experts.

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August 8, 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop, London, UK, 7-11 Aug 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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KlezFest, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

KlezFest 2017

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2017. 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

  • Hands-on tutoring from world leading experts.

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August 9, 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop, London, UK, 7-11 Aug 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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KlezFest, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

KlezFest 2017

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2017. 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

  • Hands-on tutoring from world leading experts.

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August 10, 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop, London, UK, 7-11 Aug 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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KlezFest, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

KlezFest 2017

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2017. 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

  • Hands-on tutoring from world leading experts.

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Eastern European Jam Session, London, UK, 10 Aug 2017

Thurs, Aug 10, 2017, 8-11pm
The Harrison,
28 Harrison Street,
London WC1H 8JF

2nd Thursday of each month: Balkan, gypsy, klezmer, Russian music - even a bit of Turkish or Greek.... come and share your tunes at the 2nd Thursday East European jam, downstairs at The Harrison from 8pm every month with house band 'Bucimis Trio' (Susi Evans, Matt Bacon and Chrisina Borgenstierna).

All instruments welcome, including brass and percussion

Free / Donation
Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/750188181795748/

August 11, 2017

Heartland Klezmer, E. Lansing, MI, 11-13 Aug 2017

Heartland KlezmorimGreat Lakes Folk Festival
Heartland Klezmorim

August 11–13
East Lansing, MI

More info: greatlakesfolkfest.net/2017/

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop, London, UK, 7-11 Aug 2017

Tants Tants Tants! 2017—Yiddish dance workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Ot Azoy 2017—Yiddish immersion workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

Golden Peacock 2017—Yiddish song workshop

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info
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KlezFest, London, UK, 6-11 Aug 2017

KlezFest 2017

Sun 6th Aug, 2017 – Fri 11th Aug, 2017
SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,
London, WC1H 0XG
Phone: 02078984307

Cost: £150 - £225
Reservations/More info

Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2017. 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

  • Hands-on tutoring from world leading experts.

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August 12, 2017

Heartland Klezmer, E. Lansing, MI, 11-13 Aug 2017

Heartland KlezmorimGreat Lakes Folk Festival
Heartland Klezmorim

August 11–13
East Lansing, MI

More info: greatlakesfolkfest.net/2017/

August 13, 2017

Heartland Klezmer, E. Lansing, MI, 11-13 Aug 2017

Heartland KlezmorimGreat Lakes Folk Festival
Heartland Klezmorim

August 11–13
East Lansing, MI

More info: greatlakesfolkfest.net/2017/

August 21, 2017

KlezKanada, Lantier, QC, Canada, 21–27 Aug 2017

KK logoKlezKanada

Monday, August 21 to Sunday, August 27, 2017
Camp B'nai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

A week of klezmer and Yiddish culture

More info: klezkanada.org

August 22, 2017

KlezKanada, Lantier, QC, Canada, 21–27 Aug 2017

KK logoKlezKanada

Monday, August 21 to Sunday, August 27, 2017
Camp B'nai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

A week of klezmer and Yiddish culture

More info: klezkanada.org

August 23, 2017

KlezKanada, Lantier, QC, Canada, 21–27 Aug 2017

KK logoKlezKanada

Monday, August 21 to Sunday, August 27, 2017
Camp B'nai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

A week of klezmer and Yiddish culture

More info: klezkanada.org

August 24, 2017

KlezKanada, Lantier, QC, Canada, 21–27 Aug 2017

KK logoKlezKanada

Monday, August 21 to Sunday, August 27, 2017
Camp B'nai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

A week of klezmer and Yiddish culture

More info: klezkanada.org

August 25, 2017

KlezKanada, Lantier, QC, Canada, 21–27 Aug 2017

KK logoKlezKanada

Monday, August 21 to Sunday, August 27, 2017
Camp B'nai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

A week of klezmer and Yiddish culture

More info: klezkanada.org

Heartland Klezmer, E. Lansing, MI, 25 Aug 2017

Heartland KlezmorimEast Lansing Summer Concert Series
Heartland Klezmorim

August 25th from 7 pm - 9 pm.
Ann Street Plaza
East Lansing, MI

The concert is free

More info: www.cityofeastlansing.com/455/Summer-Concert-Series

August 26, 2017

KlezKanada, Lantier, QC, Canada, 21–27 Aug 2017

KK logoKlezKanada

Monday, August 21 to Sunday, August 27, 2017
Camp B'nai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

A week of klezmer and Yiddish culture

More info: klezkanada.org

August 27, 2017

KlezKanada, Lantier, QC, Canada, 21–27 Aug 2017

KK logoKlezKanada

Monday, August 21 to Sunday, August 27, 2017
Camp B'nai Brith
Lantier, Quebec, Canada

A week of klezmer and Yiddish culture

More info: klezkanada.org