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Yidstock 2015: The Festival of New Yiddish Music

2015

Jul 16

Thu

10:00am

to

Jul 19

Sun

10:00pm

Tix/Reg
Thursday, July 16 through Sunday, July 19, 2015
RAIN OR SHINE
 
YIDSTOCK 2015 will bring the best in klezmer and new Yiddish music to the stage at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. Don't miss out on what promises to be a great festival of music and related events.
 
Tickets can be purchased for individual events as listed below.
 

 
· LIMITED TICKETS REMAIN FOR THE FOLLOWING EVENTS: ·
 
· CONCERTS ·
 
Friday, July 17
With Michael Winograd, Benjy Fox-Rosen, and Patrick Farrell 
The Helen and Irving Sunshine Memorial Concert
MEMBERS | $25          GENERAL ADMISSION | $32
 
Saturday, July 18
MEMBERS | $32          GENERAL ADMISSION | $40
 
Sunday, July 19
Featuring Ilene Stahl
MEMBERS | $25          GENERAL ADMISSION | $32          CHILDREN (UNDER 18) | $20
 
The Bernard and Reva Broder Memorial Concert
MEMBERS | $25          GENERAL ADMISSION | $32          CHILDREN (UNDER 18) | $20
 
Featuring Yidstock performers Lorin Sklamberg, Merlin and Polina Shepherd, Socalled, Ilene Stahl, and more
MEMBERS | $25          GENERAL ADMISSION | $32
 
· WORKSHOPS & TALKS ·
 
Thursday, July 16
3pm | TALK - Knish: Jewish Soul Food, with author Laura Silver
MEMBERS | $8          GENERAL ADMISSION | $10
 
Friday, July 17
 
With live music by Yidstock performers
MEMBERS | $5          GENERAL ADMISSION | $8
 
1pm | WORKSHOP - Yiddish Dance 101, with Steve Weintraub
MEMBERS | $8          GENERAL ADMISSION | $10
 
3pm | TALK - Inside the YIVO Sound Archives, with Lorin Sklamberg
MEMBERS | $5          GENERAL ADMISSION | $8
 
Saturday, July 18
*10:30am | WORKSHOP - Instrumental Klezmer for Kids, with Brian Bender
MEMBERS | $8          GENERAL ADMISSION | $10
 
*1pm | WORKSHOP - Build-a-Sher and Other Dance Sets, with Steve Weintraub
MEMBERS | $8          GENERAL ADMISSION | $10
 
*1pm | WORKSHOP - Instrumental Klezmer, with Brian Bender
MEMBERS | $8          GENERAL ADMISSION | $10
 
MEMBERS | $5          GENERAL ADMISSION | $8
 
*Advanced sales only. Please purchase a ticket to guarantee admission. Admission will be free of charge at the door in recognition of Shabbos, but space is not guaranteed.
 

 
Become a member or renew your membership now to take advantage of the member discount.
 

 
 
· SOLD OUT EVENTS ·
Please contact programs@bikher.org to be added to the waiting list for any of these events.
 
Thursday, July 16
1pm | TALK - A Lens on Jewish Culture, with filmmaker Erik Anjou
Made possible by the Stanley R. Epstein Fund at the Yiddish Book Center
SOLD OUT
 
SOLD OUT 
 
Friday, July 17
SOLD OUT
 
2pm | WORKSHOP - Nigunim, with Frank LondonPolina Shepherd, and Merlin Shepherd
SOLD OUT
 
Saturday, July 18
*4pm | TALK - How Did We Get Here and Where Are We Going? with Seth Rogovoy and Yidstock artists
SOLD OUT
 
Sunday, July 19
10am | WORKSHOP - Lomir Zingen! Yiddish Song Workshop, with Asya Vaisman Schulman
SOLD OUT
 
1:30pm | TALK - A "Nice Jewish Boy," with Socalled
SOLD OUT
 
SOLD OUT
 
PLEASE NOTE: Lineup is subject to change. All ticket sales are final. We cannot accommodate refunds or exchanges.
 
 

Yidstock 2015 is sponsored by:

 

Location:
Yiddish Book Center
1021 West St.
Amherst MA 01002
February 12, 2015