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  • Sruli Dresdner discusses the connection between Klezmer music and Yiddish.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Peter Sokolow, a full-time professional musician active in Klezmer revival, discusses his disappointment at what he perceives to be a lack of authenticity among the new wave of Klezmer music, citing the depth and intensity of the genre which has...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Rachel Weston, London-based singer with a particular interest in Yiddish song, reflects on the Klezmer revival as it relates to Yiddish as dichotomous to nationalism. She describes how Yiddish is opposite, alternate, and powerful in its suggestion...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Klezmer musician Assaf Talmudi tries to explain why diversity in music is important.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • This week we sit down with Andy Statman, one of the founders of the klezmer revival.
Part of The Shmooze Podcast Series
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  • Klezmer has always spoken in the particular language and accent of its time and place.
Part of Pakn Treger
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  • Henri Oppenheim, klezmer musician based in Montreal, muses on the role of history in cultural revival.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Amanda Lundquist, student and oral history intern, talks about her love for Klezmer music.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Merlin Shepherd, Klezmer musician and instructor, shares his vision of music as a source of healing and unity.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Seeing the Light: Seth Rogovoy on Getting into Klezmer
  • Seth Rogovoy, culture critic, writer, and historian, describes The Klezmatics concert that turned him on to klezmer music.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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