The Yiddish Book Center's
Wexler Oral History Project
A growing collection of in-depth interviews with people of all ages and backgrounds, whose stories about the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture offer a rich and complex chronicle of Jewish identity.
Teaching the Klezmatics
Adrienne Cooper z"l describes meeting and teaching early members of the Klezmatics at the YIVO summer program.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Adrienne Cooper.
This excerpt is in English.
Adrienne Cooper was born in Oakland, California in 1946. Adrienne died in 2011.
This interview is part of the Yiddish and the Arts: musicians, actors, and artists series.