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Saints & Tzadiks: McKeown and Sklamberg, NYC, 6 Jun 2009

Saturday, June 6 at 8pm

SAINTS AND TZADIKS - Songs from the Yiddish and Irish traditions

Susan McKeown and Lorin Sklamberg
with Erik Della Penna, guitar

376 Ninth Street (corner Sixth Avenue)
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Irish vocalist Susan McKeown and Lorin Sklamberg, lead singer of the Klezmatics (Grammy winners for their work on the band's Wonder Wheel: Lyricsby Woody Guthrie) will present the Brooklyn debut of songs from their forthcoming World Village/Harmonia Mundi cd Saints and Tzadiks.

Note: Sources for the Jewish material were Yiddish Folksongs from the Ruth Rubin Archives (Wayne State Universiy Press, 2007) and Ruth Rubin's field recordings.

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