Amy Weintraub Kratka

Spousal Lectures, Schnapps and Other Glories Celebrated by Unlikely Klezmorim Group

It was nearly 8 p.m. when the klezmorim danced their way in to greet the crowd, hoisted their instruments on stage and proceeded to make a l’chaim on the berry-flavored schnapps that awaited them in a tall, elegant bottle. The musicians didn’t look like Old World incarnates in their sleek black ensembles, nor did they sound like street