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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/

David Chevan/Bassology, New Haven, CT, 13 Aug 2017

David Chevan/Bassology

Sun, Aug 13, 2017, 10:30am–11:30pm
Elm City Market
State & Chapel St.
New Haven, CT
More info

Sasha Lurje & Litvakus: Goyfriend, Winery brunch, NYC, 13 Aug 2017

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 Aug 13, 2017 features Sasha Lurje & Litvakus in their new show, Goyfriend

city wineryGeneral Admission: $28 / Children Under 13 - $18
City Winery
155 Varick Street
New York, New York 10013
(212) 608-0555

For further info: www.citywinery.com/newyork/tickets/klezmer-brunch-sasha-lurje-zisl-slepovitch-litvakus-goyfirend-8-13.html

A new collaboration, Goyfriend, between celebrated Latvian singer Sasha Lurje and Brooklyn-based klezmer band Litvakus, offers a unique window into the dialogue between Jewish, Slavic and Baltic cultures. This diverse project explores the image of the Jews and their representations in the folk culture of their neighbors over 600 years of common history.

KlezCalifornia Klezmer workshop & Jam, Palo Alto, CA, 13 Aug 2017

KlezCalifornia Klezmer workshop & jam.

Sunday, August 13, 2&ndas;5pm.
private home—call 415-7897679
Palo Alto, CA 94306

Taught by Dmitri Gaskin, this workshop will include learning tunes with authentic klezmer style, and end with a traditional jam. No klezmer experience needed (but it doesn't hurt!). Must be at least intermediate level on your instrument. Mute required if you are a brass player. Optional: recording device. To get a head start, check out sheet music and/or sound files in advance.

To learn the location, which is in a private home in Palo Alto, rsvp to jams@klezcalifornia.org or leave a message at 415.789.7679. Hope to see you there!

Registration: $25 sliding scale, for participants. Pay on site with cash or check.
Refreshments included.
Listeners welcome; donation requested.