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  • Sophia Holtz, Yiddish language student in the January term intensive at the Yiddish Book Center, was interviewed by Lesley Yalen on February 25, 2011 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. Sophia grew up in New York City, on the...
2011-02-25
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Benjy Fox-Rosen explains how he joined the music group Luminescent Orchestrii.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Judy Kunofsky, executive director of KlezCalifornia, explains how KlezKamp in New York inspired her to start a similar organization in California.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Nora Gerard, former director of programming at the Yiddish Book Center, describes one of her favorite concerts she organized, the Other Europeans.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Benjy Fox-Rosen discusses the various instruments he attempted to play as a child, and how his brother inspired him to play the bass.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Clare Burson, former Yiddish Book Center intern and musician, was interviewed by Pauline Katz on July 10, 2011 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. The interview focuses on Clare's Jewish upbringing in Tennessee, education,...
2011-07-10
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Benjamin Fox-Rosen, klezmer musician, was interviewed by Pauline Katz on December 30, 2010 at KlezKamp, in the Catskills of New York State. Benjy Fox-Rosen's interview begins with an in-depth exploration of his family's history. Benjy details how...
2010-12-30
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Michael Wex, novelist, translator, and scholar of Yiddish language and literature, was interviewed by Pauline Katz on December 29, 2010 at KlezKamp, in the Catskills of New York State. Michael Wex's interview takes us through a beautifully...
2010-12-29
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • A professional journey, from the Borscht Belt to becoming a master teacher of the “old-country” tunes
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  • Rose Bergman, retired teacher and daughter of Holocaust survivors, was interviewed by Mark Gerstein on August 10, 2012 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. Rose, a former teacher, recounts growing up in Poland after the Holocaust,...
2012-08-10
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project

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