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.
A Low Fat, High Fiber Kugel
Lorin Sklamberg, lead singer for The Klezmatics and YIVO sound archivist, recalls his sister's attempt to make their mother's lokshn-kugl (noodle kugel) recipe more diet-friendly.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Lorin Sklamberg.
This excerpt is in English.
This interview is part of the Yiddish and the Arts: musicians, actors, and artists series.
Other video highlights from this oral history
Why You Won't Hear Me Singing About The Old Country: Lorin Sklamberg on The Klezmatics Repertoire
4 min 21 sec
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"It Was More Like a Resuscitation": Lorin Sklamberg's Thoughts on Klezmer Revival
3 min 58 sec
Slide 5 of 7