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January 20, 2004

Klezmatics, Eugene, OR, Jan 20

Klezmatics
January 20
WOW Hall
Eugene, OR
More info:
www.wowhall.org

January 21, 2004

Klezmatics, Portland, OR, Jan 21

Klezmatics
January 21
Aladdin Theater
Portland, OR
www.aladdin-theater.com

January 22, 2004

Klezmatics, Seattle, WA, Jan 22-23

Klezmatics
January 22-23
Residency, University of Washington School of Music
Seattle, WA

January 23, 2004

Klezmatics, Seattle, WA, Jan 22-23

Klezmatics
January 22-23
Residency, University of Washington School of Music
Seattle, WA

January 24, 2004

Klezmatics, Seattle, WA, Jan 24

Klezmatics
January 24
Sky Church
Seattle, WA
More info:
www.emplive.com

September 16, 2005

Chevan, Carter, Zarif in Jazz Sabbath Service, Ithaca, NY, Sep 16

David Chevan, Alvin Carter, and Kalem Zarif
Friday, September 16, 6:00 p.m., Jazz Sabbath Service at Ithaca College Hillel, Muller Chapel at Ithaca, New York. For more information please call 607-274-3323.

September 25, 2005

Katrina Relief, Seattle, WA, Sep 25

On Sept 25th at 7:00 at Temple De Hirsch/Sinai in downtown Seattle, Jewish musicians form all over the Northwest will come together to raise money for the URJ's Hurricane Relief Fund. We will ask $18 per person from our audience, but no one will be turned away.

So far we are mostly synagogue musicians and we especially need a klez presence!

E-mail Emily Katcher or call 206-780-0795 for more info or to volunteer.

January 6, 2006

Afro-Semitic Experience, White Plains, NY, 6-Jan-2006

band photoThe Afro-Semitic Experience
Friday, January 6, 8:00 p.m., Dr. Martin Luther King Sabbath service and performance at Woodlands Community Temple, 50 Worthington Road, White Plains, New York, 914-592-7070

March 9, 2006

Charming Hostess, Seattle, WA, Mar 9

band publicity photoCharming Hostess
Thursday, Mar 9, 7:30pm
Seattle, WA
Tractor Tavern 5213 Ballard Ave NW
Singing "Benjamin in Love: A Song Cycle"

March 10, 2006

Charming Hostess, Portland, OR, Mar 10

band publicity photoCharming Hostess

Friday, Mar 10, 7pm
Portland, OR
In Other Words: A Conversation with ChoHo
8 NE Killingsworth St
A chat in a bookstore

9pm, House Concert Charming Hostess sings in an intimate setting. RSVP for details
Singing "Benjamin in Love: A Song Cycle"

May 29, 2006

Disciples of Goldenshteyn, Seattle, WA, May 29

Disciples of Goldenshteyn returns to Northwest Folklife 2006 in Seattle, Washington this Memorial Day; performing high-energy, joyous, old world Bessarabian Klezmer music, learned from and inspired by our dear teacher and friend, German Goldenshteyn.

This year, the Disciples will be kicking off Folklife's Jewish Radio Show at 1:00 PM PDST (20:00 UTC), Monday, 5/29, on the Ranier Room Stage, broadcast live on KBCS-FM 91.3 MHz or via the Internet at www.kbcs.fm

Disciples of Goldenshteyn is a collaboration of four fine musicians: Ethan Chessin (bass trombone), Andrew Ehrlich (violin), Milton From (clarinet) and Martin Morgenbesser (accordion). Residing in the Pacific Northwest, the ensemble also performs as Hora Tzigane.

For more information about the festival and other bands that will be performing, go to www.nwfolklife.org . Better yet, come to Seattle this weekend or listen to KBCS-FM (91.3 MHz in the vicinity of Seattle or streaming internationally at www.kbcs.fm ).

December 12, 2006

Klezmatics, Kirkland, WA, Dec 12

tour logo
The KlezmaticsWoody Guthrie's Happy Joyous Hanukkah Tour (includes selections from "Wonder Wheel")
December 12, 7:30pm
Kirkland Performance Center
350 Kirkland Avenue
Kirkland, WA 98033

Adult $36 Senior $32.50 Youth $15 Group $32
All tickets subject to a $1.00 service fee
(Youth is 25 and younger; Senior is 62 and older)
For information call Kirkland Performance Center at (425) 893-9900 or visit www.kpcenter.org

October 7, 2007

Ehrlich & Morgenbesser, Portland, OR, Oct 7, 2007

This Sunday evening, October 7th, violinist Andrew Ehrlich and accordionist Martin Morgenbesser of Hora Tzigane will be playing a set of Bessarabian Klezmer music at the Alberta Street Public House in Portland, Oregon (located at 1036 NE Alberta; a non-smoking Irish pub, all ages welcome in the concert section until 8 PM).

Andrew and Martin will be performing as part of an evening featuring four different accordionists. The tevent includes music ranging from Traditional Irish to Argentinian Tango, with stops in Eastern Europe. The event starts at 5 PM and goes till 7 PM; Andrew and Martin are scheduled to play Bessarabian Klezmer music from 6:00 to 6:30 PM.

Alberta Street Public House

1036 NE Alberta, Portland, Oregon

This event brought to you by the Multnomah County Cultural Coalition with support from the Oregon Historical Society Folklife Progam and local accordion fanatics. For more info call Carol weekdays at (503) 306-5292.

December 4, 2007

Sean Altman in Jewmoungous, Tacoma, WA, Dec 4, 2007

Jewmoungous ChicagoJEWMONGOUS!

Tue. Dec. 4, '07
Jazzbones
Tacoma, WA
2803 6th Ave.
(253) 396-9169,
doors/happy hour 5pm for 8:00pm show,

$8 advance general admission, $10 advance reserved balcony, $12 advance reserved main, $12 day of show. Special guest Mike Mendyke.

JEWMONGOUS "Taller Than Jesus" CD Release Tour
JEWMONGOUS, a solo comedy song concert with occasional guests, is the colicky, uncircumcised brain child of SEAN ALTMAN: the golden-voiced, song-writing wiz behind the pioneering comedy song act What I Like About Jew and the founder and former leader of the vocal group Rockapella. Sean was featured in Time Out New York's cover story "The New Super Jews," (with Jon Stewart and Sarah Silverman) and in the New York Times feature about "the Jewish Hipster Movement." He debuted JEWMONGOUS in 2006 and has garnered press accolades coast to coast (see them below).

jewmongous.com

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December 5, 2007

Sean Altman in Jewmoungous, Portland, OR, Dec 5, 2007

Jewmoungous ChicagoJEWMONGOUS!

Wed. Dec. 5, '07
White Eagle
Portland, OR
(503) 225-0047,
$18 advance / $20 day of show, doors 6:30pm for 7:30pm show. Age 21+,
836 N. Russell St. (zip 97227).

Special guest Mike Mendyke.

JEWMONGOUS "Taller Than Jesus" CD Release Tour
JEWMONGOUS, a solo comedy song concert with occasional guests, is the colicky, uncircumcised brain child of SEAN ALTMAN: the golden-voiced, song-writing wiz behind the pioneering comedy song act What I Like About Jew and the founder and former leader of the vocal group Rockapella. Sean was featured in Time Out New York's cover story "The New Super Jews," (with Jon Stewart and Sarah Silverman) and in the New York Times feature about "the Jewish Hipster Movement." He debuted JEWMONGOUS in 2006 and has garnered press accolades coast to coast (see them below).

jewmongous.com

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December 6, 2007

Sean Altman in Jewmoungous, Eugene, OR, Dec 6, 2007

Jewmoungous ChicagoJEWMONGOUS! w/special guest Mike Mendyke.

Thu. Dec. 6, '07
WOW Hall
291 W 8th Ave (zip 97401).
Eugene, OR
7:30pm doors for 8pm show

(541) 687-2746,
$15 advance, $17 day of show
www.ticketweb.com.

JEWMONGOUS "Taller Than Jesus" CD Release Tour
JEWMONGOUS, a solo comedy song concert with occasional guests, is the colicky, uncircumcised brain child of SEAN ALTMAN: the golden-voiced, song-writing wiz behind the pioneering comedy song act What I Like About Jew and the founder and former leader of the vocal group Rockapella. Sean was featured in Time Out New York's cover story "The New Super Jews," (with Jon Stewart and Sarah Silverman) and in the New York Times feature about "the Jewish Hipster Movement." He debuted JEWMONGOUS in 2006 and has garnered press accolades coast to coast (see them below).

jewmongous.com

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December 8, 2007

The Eight--Seattle, WA, Dec 8, 2007

logoTHE EIGHT: (Eight Hanukah shows taking place, all on December 8)

Seattle, WA - Crocodile Cafe
Tickets TBD // 8 PM // 21+
thecrocodile.com

Trachtenberg Family Slideshow Players - The Trachtenberg's are a rock-inclined family that takes vintage slides found at estate sales, garage sales and thrift stores and use them to turn the lives of anonymous strangers into folk musical epics. http://www.slideshowplayers.com

Golem - Golem is the biggest, baddest and most raucous six-piece Gypsy punk band in the world, and that's a promise. Eastern European freak folk has never sounded so good.
www.myspace.com/golemrocks

Co-sponsored by jconnect Seattle

For more information, please contact Dave Cirilli: 212.246.7044 or email.

December 10, 2007

Tannenbaum & Fagin in 'Good for the Jews', Seattle, WA, Dec 10, 2007

clueless attempt at 'Jewish' humorGood For The Jews, the world's greatest two-man Jewish music and comedy act, will be touring and shlepping throughout the U.S. in December, celebrating Hanukkah and its tacky aftermath, conventionally referred to as "Christmas."

We'll sing familiar old favorites like "Hot Jewish Chicks" and "They Tried To Kill Us, We Survived, Let's Eat," plus debut new songs, including "Goin' Down To Boca" and our unique twist on a Fiddler On The Roof classic.

Please come out and join us. It's either us, or a re-run of "It's A Wonderful Life."

12/10
Triple Door,
Seattle WA
www.thetripledoor.net
(206) 838-4333

www.GoodForTheJews.net
www.MySpace.com/GoodForTheJews

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December 11, 2007

Tannenbaum & Fagin in 'Good for the Jews', Portland, OR, Dec 11, 2007

clueless attempt at 'Jewish' humorGood For The Jews, the world's greatest two-man Jewish music and comedy act, will be touring and shlepping throughout the U.S. in December, celebrating Hanukkah and its tacky aftermath, conventionally referred to as "Christmas."

We'll sing familiar old favorites like "Hot Jewish Chicks" and "They Tried To Kill Us, We Survived, Let's Eat," plus debut new songs, including "Goin' Down To Boca" and our unique twist on a Fiddler On The Roof classic.

Please come out and join us. It's either us, or a re-run of "It's A Wonderful Life."

12/11
Doug Fir Lounge,
Portland OR
www.dougfirlounge.com
(503) 231-9663

www.GoodForTheJews.net
www.MySpace.com/GoodForTheJews

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March 8, 2008

Millie & the Mentshn + What the Chelm, Bellingham, WA, Mar 8, 2008

photo: Millie and the MentshnKlezmer double-header
Millie and the Mentshn & What the Chelm in Concert

An evening of exciting Klezmer, Yiddish, Israeli, Sephardic, Swing, and Jazz

Saturday, March 8, 2008
Fairhaven College Auditorium (in building "31" on this map )
Bellingham, WA

Doors open at 7:00 p.m. Music at 8:00 p.m.
Suggested Donation $12.00
Seats may be reserved in advance at Village Books
Seating is limited

Benefit to raise travel funds for Millie and the Mentshn, one of 20 bands world-wide (including only four other bands from the U.S.) selected to participate in the First International Klez Fiesta in Buenos Aires, Argentina; a nine day festival whose objective is to bring together different cultures from around the world to promote better understanding, tolerance, and acceptance of diversity, through music.

FREE PARKING lot 12A 12A is a gravel lot. Avoid metered areas. Elevator access to Fairhaven College Auditorium is available through Fairhaven College Courtyard. The auditorium is on 3rd floor.

CDs for both bands available as well as the newly released CD (2008) from Millie and the Mentshn

June 10, 2008

Glenn Dickson, Boston, MA, Jun 10, 2008

Come get out of the heat tonight and listen to the first solo set by Glenn Dickson, of Shirim and Naftule's Dream in quite a while at the Piano Factory, 791 Tremont St., Boston, Massachusetts, on June 10, 8:00pm (*Entrance is through the back parking lot on Northampton). Admission is by donation ($5-10). The space is AIR CONDITIONED. Glenn's set will be ethereal and microtonal and, depending on his mood, go into some adventurous places. He will be playing for about 30 minutes. The rest of the concert is not for the faint of heart:

Stillbirth - (ex-Craniopagus), frustrated and painful harsh electronics.
www.razorsandmedicine.com

Elizabeth Taylor & Richard Burton - electro-acoustic mayhem using toys, guitars, computers, broken speakers, unidentifiable stuff with cables curling out of it.
www.elizabethtaylorandrichardburton.com

February 20, 2009

Yuval Ron Ensemble, Seattle, WA, 20 Feb 2009

Friday, February 20, 2009, 1pm

Seattle University School of Theology and Ministry presents:
Rumi - The Mystical Poet of Sufism
a lecture-demo with Yuval Ron Ensemble
featuring Whirling Dervish Aziz

Pigott Auditorium, Seattle University, Seattle, WA
FREE

February 22, 2009

Yuval Ron Ensemble, Seattle, WA, 22 Feb 2009

Sunday, February 22, 2009, 2pm
Benaroya Hall and Seattle University presents
The Yuval Ron Ensemble
performing "Mystical Music of the Middle East"
featuring vocalist Najwa Gibran, Whirling Dervish Aziz, and dancer Maya Karasso

S. Mark Taper Auditorium at Benaroya Hall,
200 University St.
Seattle, WA 98101

Admission: $20 General Admission, $30 Prime Seating
Contact for tickets: Tel: 800-838-3006
www.brownpapertickets.com
Parking: Benaroya Hall Garage.
More information: www.benaroyahall.org

March 28, 2009

Yuval Ron Trio, Eugene, OR, 28 Mar 2009

Yuval RonThe Yuval Ron Trio
Desert Roots: Music and Stories from the Middle Eastern and North African Deserts
West Coast Tour

Saturday, March 28
3pm Workshop: Percussion, Woodwinds and Sacred Songs of the Middle East
Harmony Roadhouse Music Studios
2650 Willamette Street
Eugene, OR
Admission: $10
For More Info: 541-345-9225

8pm Concert:
Unity of the Valley Church
3912 Dillard Rd (at 34th)
Eugene, OR 97405
Admission: $15
For more info: contact Rabbi Jonathan Seidel at 541-434-6551

March 29, 2009

Yuval Ron Trio, Portland, OR, 29 Mar 2009

Yuval RonThe Yuval Ron Trio
Desert Roots: Music and Stories from the Middle Eastern and North African Deserts
West Coast Tour

Sunday, March 29, 7pm
Congregation Neveh Shalom
2900 SW Peaceful Lane
Portland, 97219
Admission: $15
For more info: 503-246-8831

April 24, 2009

Yuval Ron Ensemble, Kodiak, Alaska, 24 Apr 2009

Yuval RonThe Yuval Ron Ensemble Alaska Tour
performing The Mystical Music of the Middle East

featuring vocalist Smadar Levi and Whirling Dervish Aziz

Friday, April 24, 8 pm
Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium
adjacent to Kodiak High School on Rezanof Drive East Kodiak, Alaska

Tickets and more information:
907-486-5291

May 25, 2009

Yeshivas Goldenshteyn, Seattle Folklife Fest, 25 May 2009

Disciples in
the Laurentides listened
as the master
Jewish
Moldovan
Klezmer
clarinetist
played Bessarabian tunes
from a time
when weddings were all week
and musikanten shpieled all night

Some returned
to the upper left coast
sharing tunes with all
who would listen
keeping the memory
of German Goldenshteyn
and the music he brought us
alive

This Memorial Day, May 25th, at 12:15 PM, in Seattle Center's Charlotte Martin Theatre, come hear Yeshivas Goldenshteyn, a fifteen piece band conducted by world renowned bass trombonist Ethan Chessin, with clarinetist Milton From, accordionist Martin Morgenbesser and a stage full of brass, woodwind, string and who-knows-what-other, who may show up, as we celebrate the music of German Goldenshteyn, z"l.

Be sure to check out all the amazing traditional music, dance and art from around the globe that reveals itself this weekend in Seattle, Washington, USA, at the 38th Annual Northwest Folklife Festival, May 22-25, 11am - 10pm, www.nwfolklife.org

June 8, 2009

Balkan Beat Box, Seattle, WA, 8 Jun 2009

BBB in concertBalkan Beat Box
@ Showbox at the Market (1426 st Ave., Seattle, WA)

June 8, 2009
8 pm

$15 Advance

for more ticket information visit: www.ticketmaster.com

June 9, 2009

Balkan Beat Box, Portland, OR, 9 Jun 2009

BBB in concertBalkan Beat Box
@ Crystal Ballroom (1332 W. Burnside, Portland, OR)

Jun 9, 2009
Doors 7 pm / Show 9 pm

$18 Advance BUY from JDub for cheaper service fee
$22 Day of Show

All Ages

for more ticket information visit: www.ticketmaster.com

June 17, 2009

Fourth Annual NY's Best Emerging Jewish Artists, NYC, 17 June 2009

logoFourth Annual New York's Best Emerging Jewish Artists
June 17, 2009, 7pm

Hosted by comedian Johnny Lampert

Featuring indie rock bands DeLeon and Girls in Trouble; comedian Ray Ellin;
storytellers Sarah Saltzberg and Boris Timanovsky; a screening of Ode to
Murray Hill, a film by D.J. Lubel; and the presentation of Moment Magazine's
"Emerging Writer" award to Harry Bernstein.
A new line-up of the best local Jewish talent will be showcased followed by an after-party on the terrace overlooking New York Harbor.

$25, $20 members

Ticket price includes open bar at after-party
Co-sponsored by the Young Friends of the Museum
Refreshments are courtesy of Manhattan Beer Distributors

Museum of Jewish Heritage
A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
Edmond J. Safra Plaza 36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280

visit www.mjhnyc.org for more information

September 22, 2009

Max Pashm, Portland, OR, 22 Sep 2009

Max PashmMax Pashm

Sep 22 2009, 8:00P
Portland, Oregon,
TBC U.S.A

The Max Pashm sound is a unique blend of traditional Greek/Balkan/Gypsy & Klezmer music, fused with high energy electronic beats & digitally manipulated fx.
www.myspace.com/maxpashm
Check out Keith Wolzinger's Klezmer Podcast with the band

November 29, 2009

Sandra Layman w/Seattle Jewish Chorale, Kesselgarden, Seattle, WA, 29 Nov 2009

Sandra Layman CD, Little BlakckbirdYou're invited!

Sandra Layman will be performing with the Seattle Jewish Chorale and Kesselgarden at a free event on Sunday afternoon, November 29, between 2:00 and 5:00 pm, Barnes and Noble bookstore at University Village, NE Seattle.

It's a "pre-Hanukkah" event, with beautiful choral singing (including a lovely song for women's voices with violin), interludes of rousing klezmer music, and Hanukkah sing-alongs. Drop by, and bring the kids!

It's finally available -- at a special low price for the holiday gift-giving season -- the downloadable (MP3) version of my CD, "Little Blackbird"!
Preview and buy it at: Little Blackbird

December 31, 2009

"Bash on Vashon", Vashon Island, WA, 31 Dec 2009 - 3 Jan 2010

Thursday, December 31, 2009 - Sunday, January 3, 2010 Clarinetist Milton From and accordionist Martin Morgenbesser of Disciples of Goldenshteyn and Hora Tzigane will be shpieling in the New Year, Bessarabian-Klezmer-style, at Northwest New Year's Camp www.bashonvashon.org on Washington's Vashon Island. The "Bash on Vashon" is the Seattle Folklore Society's annual retreat for musicians and dancers of many different traditions, including New England Contra, English and French Country, Scandinavian, Greek, Balkan, American Old-Time, Swing and of course, Klezmer. It's a homegrown do-it-yourself hoolya for all ages that also features visual art, board games, nature walks and a Mummers play!

January 30, 2010

Klezterblam plays Ravenna Kibbutz fundraiser, 30 Jan 2010

posterKlezterblam Plays RK Fundraiser!
Shake that money right out of your pants

When: Saturday, January 30, 2010 -
8:00pm - 11:30pm

Where: Ravenna Kibbutz House Gimmel
6211 23rd Ave NE

RSVP: www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=261394642974

Shake that money right out of your pants! Klezterblam is in the house!

It's time to launch our big fundraising drive, and Dane is throwing a party!

We'll have food, cocktails, music, dancing and maybe a surprise or two! Guests will be invited to give donations at the door, and we'll be passing out brochures/explanatory fliers about the pledge drive.

Come out and support the community you've grown to love!

February 7, 2010

Klezterbalm, Seattle, WA, 7 Feb 2010

posterRavenna Kibbutz Gimel Dance Party

We are trying again at the Kibbutz, with more band members this time!
Sunday February 7th 7pm at 6211 23rd Ave NE. You should be there.
This will be a blast - they even call us KlezterBlam

When: Sunday, February 7, 2010 -
7:00pm - 11:30pm
$5 - $15 sliding scale

Where: Ravenna Kibbutz House Gimmel
6211 23rd Ave NE

February 28, 2010

Klezmer Masquerade Ball, Seattle, Washington, 28 February 2010

KLEZMER MASQUERADE BALL AT THE RAVENNA KIBBUTZ!

Come dance at a Klezmer Masquerade Ball, hosted by the Ravenna Kibbutz!

Just in time for Purim, come learn authentic Yiddish dances from Eastern Europe, complete with live music from the University of Washington Klezmer Band (and special surprise guests)!

Perfect for absolute beginners and experienced Yiddish dancers alike. Prizes given for the best masquerade costume.

Dancing, masks, homentashen, punch, and live music!

No admission fee; $5 suggested donation.

Location: The Ravenna Kibbutz, House Gimmel
Address: 6211 23rd Ave NE, Seattle, WA, 98115
Time: 4:00-6:30pm
Price: Free; $5 suggested donation
www.ravennakibbutz.org

June 19, 2010

Red Hot Chachkas, Eugene, OR, 19 Jun 2010

Red Hot ChachkasThe Red Hot Chachkas

Saturday, June 19 9:00PM
Sam Bonds Garage
407 Blair Blvd
EUGENE, OR

$5
www.sambonds.com

June 20, 2010

Red Hot Chachkas, Portland, OR, 20 Jun 2010

Red Hot ChachkasThe Red Hot Chachkas

Sunday, June 20 9:00PM
Mississippi Pizza
3552 North Mississippi Ave.
Portland, OR

$10
www.mississippipizza.com

June 21, 2010

Red Hot Chachkas, Seattle, WA, 21 Jun 2010

Red Hot ChachkasThe Red Hot Chachkas

Monday, June 21 7:00 PM
House Concert
1210 18th Avenue East 98112
SEATTLE, WA
Call (510) 368-1450 to get the ticket phone #!

June 22, 2010

Red Hot Chachkas, Seattle, WA, 22 Jun 2010

Red Hot ChachkasThe Red Hot Chachkas

Tuesday, June 22 7:30PM
Triple Door
216 Union St.
Seattle, WA

$12, $15 at door
www.thetripledoor.net

June 24, 2010

Red Hot Chachkas, Salem, OR, 24 Jun 2010

Red Hot ChachkasThe Red Hot Chachkas

Thurs., June 24
Grand Theater
187 High St.
Salem, OR

www.grandballroom.info

June 25, 2010

Red Hot Chachkas, Ashland, OR, 25 Jun 2010

Red Hot ChachkasThe Red Hot Chachkas

Fri. June 25 9:00 PM
Culture Works
310 Oak St.
Ashland, OR

$10
culture-works.net

November 28, 2010

Andy Statman Trio, Portland, OR, 28 Nov, 2010

Andy StatmanThe Andy Statman Trio

Sunday, Nov. 28, 7:30pm
Congregation Neveh Shalom
2900 SW Peaceful Ln, Portland, OR 97239
Tel: 503.246.8831
Web: nevehshalom.org/flyers/statman.pdf

January 8, 2011

Michael Winograd Trio, Ashland, OR, 8 Jan 2011

Michael Winograd TrioMichael Winograd Trio

Jan 8, 2011, 8pm
Havurah Shir Hadash
Ashland, Oregon
www.havurahshirhadash.org

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June 11, 2011

Klezmocracy CD release, Portland, OR, 11 June 2011

The Afro-Hebrew ensemble Klezmocracy releases their 2nd album, REACH, expanding their sound to include Trance, hard blowing jazz, modern interpretations of Khachaturian and rock based Klezmer deconstructions. With special guests Cantor Deborah Bletstein and Ed Kraus. All ages.

June 11th, 8pm
Alberta Rose Theater,
Portland Oregon.
$12 tickets, $18 w/CD in advance.
Tickets at the door or via the web

September 15, 2011

Judith Brin Ingber, Minneapolis, MN, 15 September 2011

Thursday, September 15 @ 7pm
Birchbark Books and Kenwood Cafe 2115 West 21st St, Mpls, MN 55405, 612-374-4023:
In "Seeing Israeli and Jewish Dance", choreographer, dancer, and dance scholar Judith Brin Ingber collects wide-ranging essays and many remarkable photographs to explore the evolution of Jewish dance through two thousand years of Diaspora, in communities of amazing variety and amid changing traditions. Join Judith at the cafe from 6-7pm for a simple supper for $9.95. More about Judith and the reading. http://www.facebook.com
birchbarkbooks.com

May 3, 2012

The Shondes, Seattle, WA, 3 May, 2012

CD coverThe Shondes w/ Led To Sea, Alice in the River

5/3/2012, 8pm
The Sunset Tavern
5433 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA

May 4, 2012

The Shondes, Portland, OR, 4 May, 2012

CD coverThe Shondes

5/4/2012, 8pm

Reed College
The Winch
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd.,
Portland, OR 97202-8199

Facebook event: www.facebook.com/events/390618064288184/

May 5, 2012

The Shondes, Portland, OR, 45 May, 2012

CD coverThe Shondes w/ Taocat and Bat Fancy

5/5/2012, 8pm
The Doug Fir
830 East Burnside Street
Portland, OR
(503) 231-9663

Advance tickets available at www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/107691.

Facebook event: www.facebook.com/events/324086060960888/

May 6, 2012

The Shondes, Arcata, CA, 6 May, 2012

CD coverThe Shondes
Hella Gay Sundays! w/ DJ Anya.

5/6/2012, 7:30pm, $5, 21+
The Alibi
744 Ninth Street,
Arcata, CA 95521

Facebook event: www.facebook.com/events/342246405798695/

June 4, 2013

Levitt Legacy Tango Project and Matt Emkin's Poykler's Shloft Lied, NYC, 4 June 2013

The New York Klezmer Series
(formerly the East Village Klezmer Series)
now at Stephen Wise Free Synagogue
30 W. 68th St. (bet. Central Park W. and Columbus), New York, NY 10023
curated by Aaron Alexander

4 - 5 Kidz Klezmer Band of New York
5:30 - 7 Klezmer Music Workshop
5:30 - 7 Yiddish Dance Class w/Steve Weintraub
7:30 - 8:45 Concert (schedule below)*
8:45 - 9:30 Klezmer Jam Session

June 4 - Double Bill: Levitt Legacy Tango Project and Matt Temkin's Poykler's Shloft Lied

Series founded by Rabbi Greg Wall & Aaron Alexander
Executive Producer - Cantor Dan Singer
Center for Traditional Music and Dance Artisitic Director - Pete Rushefsky

July 27, 2013

Jaffa Road, SE Alaska State Fair, Haines, AK, 26-28 July 2013

jaffa roadJaffa Road

July 27, 2013
7:30pm Accoustic Stage - Shabbat Service
SE Alaska State Fair
Haines, AK

August 10, 2013

Jaffa Road, Oakville Jazz Fest, Oakville, ON, Canada, 10 Aug 2013

jaffa roadJaffa Road

Aug 10, 2013
Oakville Jazz Festival
Oakville, ON, Canada

February 6, 2014

Girls in Trouble, Brookline, MA, 14 Dec 2013

Alicia Jo RabinsAlicia Jo Rabins’ GIRLS IN TROUBLE

Saturday, Dec 14, 2013, 8pm
house concert in Brookline MA, 8 pm;
please email Alicia Jo Rabins for more info.

A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, Portland, OR, 6 Feb, 2014

Alicia Jo RabinsA Kaddish for Bernie Madoff by Alicia Jo Rabins

February 6-9, 2014, 7:30pm
Portland Playhouse
602 NE Prescott St.
Portland OR 97211

Tickets are now on sale for A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, West Coast Premiere (a new solo version) directed by Maureen Towey with animations by Zak Margolis!

Girls in Trouble frontwoman Alicia Jo Rabins explores the spiritual implications of the financial collapse.

February 7, 2014

A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, Portland, OR, 7 Feb 2014

Alicia Jo RabinsA Kaddish for Bernie Madoff by Alicia Jo Rabins

February 6-9, 2014, 7:30pm
Portland Playhouse
602 NE Prescott St.
Portland OR 97211

Tickets are now on sale for A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, West Coast Premiere (a new solo version) directed by Maureen Towey with animations by Zak Margolis!

Girls in Trouble frontwoman Alicia Jo Rabins explores the spiritual implications of the financial collapse.

February 9, 2014

A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, Portland, OR, 9 Feb, 2014

Alicia Jo RabinsA Kaddish for Bernie Madoff by Alicia Jo Rabins

February 6-9, 2014, 7:30pm
Portland Playhouse
602 NE Prescott St.
Portland OR 97211

Tickets are now on sale for A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, West Coast Premiere (a new solo version) directed by Maureen Towey with animations by Zak Margolis!

Girls in Trouble frontwoman Alicia Jo Rabins explores the spiritual implications of the financial collapse.

A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, Portland, OR, 9 Feb 2014

Alicia Jo RabinsA Kaddish for Bernie Madoff by Alicia Jo Rabins

February 6-9, 2014, 7:30pm
Portland Playhouse
602 NE Prescott St.
Portland OR 97211

Tickets are now on sale for A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, West Coast Premiere (a new solo version) directed by Maureen Towey with animations by Zak Margolis!

Girls in Trouble frontwoman Alicia Jo Rabins explores the spiritual implications of the financial collapse.

September 12, 2016

3 Leg Torso, Lake Oswego, OR, 12 Sep 2016

3 Leg Torso

Monday, September 12th, 2016, 7 PM
Lake Theatre & Cafe
106 N. State Street
Lake Oswego, OR

General admission:$15
VIP tables (seat four): $80

Get your tickets in advance here

September 21, 2016

Klezmer jam, Seattle, WA, 21 Sep 2016

Our next jam is Wednesday, September 21st, 7:30 - 10 pm, 9705 1st Ave NW, Seattle. Potluck snack and likely soup at 9. I will likely introduce a tune from camp, maybe in an interesting way that highlights the important notes. All are welcome, sheet music provided.

October 13, 2016

Pop-up Divinity School - Poems and Music by Alicia Jo Rabins, Portland, OR, 13 Oct 2016

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Pop-up Divinity School— Poems & Music by Alicia Jo Rabins

Thu, Oct 13, 2016, 4pm
Smith Memorial Student Union (SMSU), room 333,
1825 SW Broadway Ave.
Portland, OR

Cost: Free and open to the public

More info: www.pd.edu

October 19, 2016

Klezmer Jam, Seattle, WA, 19 Oct 2016

Our first jam of the new Jewish year will be held Wednesday, October 19, 7:30-10 pm, 9705 1st Ave. NW, Seattle, with a potluck snack and soup break at 9. All are welcome; sheet music is provided. We will be playing through tunes that the group will be performing in December, as well as other tunes.

November 16, 2016

Klezmer Jam, Seattle, WA, 16 Nov 2016

Fall is seriously upon us and music is a wonderful way to lighten up our days and evenings. At our November 16th klezmer jam, we will again play through all the tunes which Klez Chaos will be performing in December. Everyone is welcome at 9705 1st Ave. NW, Seattle, 7:30 on, with a potluck snack and soup break around 9.

December 18, 2016

Klez Chaos, Seattle, WA, 18 Dec 2016

Klez Chaos

Sunday, December 18 at 12:30
Winterfest at Seattle Center
Seattle, WA

Klezmatics 30th Anniv. Tour/CD release, Mercer Island, WA, 18 Dec 2016

imagesThe Klezmatics 30th Anniversary Tour, celebrates release of "אָפיקורסים | Apikorsim | Heretics"

December 18, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
Stroum Jewish Community Center – Mercer Island Campus,
3801 East Mercer Way
Mercer Island, WA 98040

More info: klezmatics.com/event/the-klezmatics-147

February 4, 2017

3 Leg Torso, Gleneden Beach, OR, 4 Feb 2017

3 Leg Torso

Sat, Feb 4, 2017, 5pm
Siletz Bay Music Festival
Winterfest
Salishan Lodge Longhouse
Gleneden Beach, Oregon
Tickets: www.siletzbaymusic.org 541-992-1131

February 12, 2017

"Russians and Jews", Seattle, WA, 12 Feb 2017

Russians & Jews

Sun, Feb 12, 2017, 7pm
Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall
200 University St
Seattle, WA 98101
Tel: 206.215.4747

Event website

Sean Osborn, clarinet
Steven Greenman & Liza Zurlinden, violins
Jason Fisher, viola
Nathan Whittaker, cello
Byron Schenkman, piano

Music of Glinka (Sonata for viola and piano), Prokofiev ("Overture on Hebrew Themes"), and composers associated with the Russian Society for Jewish Folk Music, featuring "the extraordinary klezmer violinist Steven Greenman" (Pittsburgh Post-Tribune).

February 18, 2017

3 Leg Torso, Forest Grove, OR, 18 Feb 2017

3 Leg Torso

Sat, Feb 4, 2017, 5pm
Siletz Bay Music Festival
Winterfest
Salishan Lodge Longhouse
Gleneden Beach, Oregon
Tickets: www.valleyart.org 541-992-1131