Music saved Leopold Kozlowski’s life during the Holocaust, and gave him purpose afterwards.
30 years after it flopper, klezmer revivalists began circulating old copies of “Tanz!”, which had long since been deleted from Columbia’s catalog.
How many of these Yiddish classics can you recognize?
There was a panoply of sounds, musical and otherwise, emanating from the SummerStage but those sounds were also proudly and defiantly Yiddish.
Sebastian Schulman believes that Montreal is the best place to run a Yiddish cultural organization.
The founders of the new cruise were inspired by the turnout at a concert of Yiddish folk music.
Kahn, whose video of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” in Yiddish has attracted over 685,000 hits, met his bride-to-be at a Jewish museum in Berlin
Musicologist Walter Zev Feldman taught the audience how to move Jewish-style, eliciting questions about Judaism in general.
As the Catalan independence referendum nears hear the Klezmatics perform this this protest hymn – in Yiddish
This year the theme of the annual festival, Yiddish Summer Weimar, will be “The Other Israel: Seeing Unseen Diasporas.” Besides its usual programming the five-week celebration of Ashkenazi culture will also include a series of concerts and workshops dedicated to the various cultures of Israel and the interplay among them.