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.
"Can you teach me how to sound more Jewish?"
Christian Dawid - Berlin-based, world-renowned klezmer clarinet player - explains that people ask him, a non-Jew, to help them sound "more Jewish."
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Christian Dawid.
This excerpt is in English.
Christian Dawid was born in Bremen, Germany in 1968.
This interview is part of the Yiddish and the Arts: musicians, actors, and artists series.