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.

Discovering the Music of Sidor Belarsky

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Anthony Russell, singer, recounts how he discovered the music of Sidor Belarsky - a fellow bass singer with a background in opera - while watching a film.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Anthony Russell.

This excerpt is in English.

Anthony Russell was born in Texas in 1979.