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.
The Klezmer Revival
Christian Dawid - Berlin-based, world-renowned klezmer clarinet player - talks about the risks and benefits of cultural revivals, and why the Klezmer revival was such a success.
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.