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.
Orthodoxy and Reformation: Judaism and Religious Observance in Vienna
Benjamin Fox-Rosen, klezmer musician, shares his observations on the different synagogues in Vienna, Germany.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Benjamin Fox-Rosen.
This excerpt is in English.
Benjamin Fox-Rosen was born in Los Angeles, California in 1984.
This interview is part of the Yiddish in the Academy: scholars, language instructors, and students series.
Other video highlights from this oral history
Staging Folkloric Traditions: Performativity in Klezmer and Cantorial Music
2 min 49 sec
Slide 4 of 5