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.
How I Came To Record Kinder Klangen Children's Music Tapes
Eva Raby - former director of the Montreal Jewish Public Library - tells how she and Sandy Kogut came to record Kinder Klangen, two tapes of Yiddish children's music.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Eva Raby.
This excerpt is in English.
Eva Raby was born in Montreal, Québec, Canada in 1942.
Other video highlights from this oral history
History Behind The Multilingual Holdings Of The Montreal Jewish Public Library
3 min 59 sec
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Named After a Yiddish Research Institute: The Stories Behind My Name, Eva
2 min 11 sec
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My Grandfather Said Go To Canada, Now!: The Famous Roskies Family Immigration Stories
5 min 13 sec
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Yiddish Culture Was Their Religion: Founders Of The Montreal Jewish Public Library
2 min 32 sec
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