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  • Jeff Warschauer talks about his interactions with the elderly Jewish community in Boston in the 1980s. Every Thursday evening he would go to meetings in apartment buildings where many Jews lived and there would play klezmer music and speak Yiddish...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Adrienne Cooper z"l talks about her daughter, Klezmer musician Sarah Gordon, growing up in the Yiddish world and her early exposure to Yiddish culture. She describes her daughter at the age of four sitting at Max Weinreich's desk in YIVO,...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Tine Kindermann - German artist, convert to Judaism, and wife of prominent klezmer musician Frank London - discusses the ways in which Germany has tried to cope with the Holocaust, yet is also aware that Germany can never really overcome its past.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Michael Winograd, lauded Brooklyn-based klezmer clarinet player, was interviewed by Pauline Katz on August 24, 2011 at KlezKanada in the Laurentian Mountains of Canada. Michael begins his interview by briefly describing his family as half Russian...
2011-08-25
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Hankus Netsky - ethnomusicologist, founder of the Klezmer Conservatory Band, and Chair of Contemporary Improvisation at the New England Conservatory in Boston - was interviewed by Nora Feinstein on July 8, 2010 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst...
2010-07-13
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Emma Morgenstern catches up with Mark Marczyk, fiddler for The Lemon Bucket Orkestra, about their captive audience and the wacky venues the band has graced with song.
Part of The Shmooze Podcast Series
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  • Frank London, founding member of the Klezmatics and Frank London's All-Star Klezmer Brass Ensemble, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 24, 2011 at KlezKanada in the Laurentian Mountains of Canada. Frank's interview begins with an...
2011-08-24
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Efim Chorny describes how he plays and listens to music and is inspired to write his own songs.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Socalled demonstrates his sampling process
Part of Pages
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  • Daniel Kahn, Berlin-based Yiddish singer and songwriter, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 24, 2011 at KlezKanada in the Laurentian Mountains of Canada. Daniel grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. Daniel's mother was born in...
2011-08-24
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project

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