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Thumbnail image for "He then took me upstairs and started playing me records!": On Hankus Netsky's Early Interest in Jewish Music
  • Hankus tells of how the world of klezmer music was opened up after he contacted an estranged uncle.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Musician Michael Winograd laments the fact that so few Klezmer musicians, himself included, speak Yiddish.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Alicia Svigals, klezmer violinist, was interviewed by Nina Pick on June 19th, 2019 in New York, NY.
2019-06-19
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Merlin Shepherd, klezmer musician and instructor, describes how he started playing his instrument of choice: clarinet.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Georg Brinkmann—klezmer musician and teacher—speaks about how he picked up and started learning the clarinet.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Reflection on Transmission of Jewish Identity and Culture
  • Henri Oppenheim, klezmer musician based in Montreal, discusses his connection to Jewish identity, and the need to transmit the culture.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Henri Oppenheim, klezmer musician based in Montreal, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 18, 2016 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
2016-08-18
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Efim Chorny, Moldovan klezmer musician, was interviewed by Pauline Katz on August 23, 2011 at KlezKanada in the Laurentian Mountains of Canada.
2011-08-23
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Michael Winograd, klezmer musician, describes why people spend money going to concerts, even when money is tight.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Grandmother's Jewishness: Warm, Strong, and Tasty!
  • Klezmer musician Henri Oppenheim talks about his grandmother and how she helped shape his Jewish upbringing.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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