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Thumbnail image for Dancing to Klezmer Music
  • Georg Brinkmann—klezmer musician and teacher—speaks about how dancing to Klezmer music can be for everybody; even if you have little or no experience.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Being a Non-Jew in the Klezmer World
  • Christian Dawid - Berlin-based, world-renowned klezmer clarinet player - discusses what it is like to be a non-Jew in the klezmer world.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for The Growth and Success of Klezmer
  • Tine Kindermann talks about watching the klezmer world develop and her amazement that young musicians can support themselves playing music influenced by klezmer.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for 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.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Klezmer: Music and Community in Twentieth-Century Philadelphia, with Hankus Netsky
  • Acclaimed musician and ethnomusicologist Hankus Netsky, an originator of the klezmer revivalist movement, talks about his latest book on klezmer music and community in twentieth-century Philadelphia.
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Thumbnail image for The British Klezmer Scene
  • Merlin Shepherd, klezmer musician and instructor, talks about the revival of interest in klezmer music in the United Kingdom, especially among secular and unaffiliated Jews seeking a connection to their cultural heritage.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Christian Dawid - Berlin-based, world-renowned klezmer clarinet player - gives advice to future generations of klezmer musicians, advising them to be curious about everything.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Musical Stories
  • Christian Dawid - Berlin-based, world-renowned klezmer clarinet player - describes why he likes Klezmer music and what is special about folk music in general.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Foundation of the Klezmer Conservatory Band
  • Frank London - founding member of the Klezmatics and Frank London's All-Star Klezmer Brass Ensemble - gives a brief history of the Klezmer Conservatory Band, of which he was a founding member.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Efim Chorny discusses the changes that have occurred in the klezmer world since he first became active in the community. He explains that it is more professional, but that some people in the klezmer community have the profession of "Jew."
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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