Sent: 15 January 2012 05:25
Subject: Klezmer events coming up
Here are some klezmer performances and playing opportunities Jan-March 2012. For more information visit www.ilanacravitz.com/events.htm.
Strings at Witney, Oxfordshire
Saturday and Sunday 4-5 February
Details and registration at www.handsonmusic.org.uk
A packed weekend of workshops with:
Pete Cooper - Pete's Tunes & English Fiddle
Ilana Cravitz - Klezmer & Baroque
Chris Haigh - Hungarian Fiddle & Western Swing
Gill Redmond - Cellos & Band
Karen Ryan - Irish Fiddle
Jewish Music Fair, Alyth Gardens Synagogue, London NW11
Sunday 12 February
Details & registration at http://www.alyth.org.uk or contact Viv on 020 8457 8795, viv_at_alyth_dot_org_dot_uk
A day of music workshops and talks. There will be singing (harmony, a capella, cantillation, choir), talks (Kantigas, Middle Eastern Instruments, Music of the Ethiopian Jews), klezmer with Ilana and others, and even a conducting workshop!
London Klezmer Quartet at the Gallery Café, London E2
Friday 17 February, 7.30pm
Come and dine, or simply enjoy the music in this warm and welcoming local venue.
She'koyokh at St Mary's C of E School, St Mary's Rd, Tickhill, Doncaster
Friday 24 February, 8pm
London Klezmer Quartet at The Hackney Proms, Stoke Newington Town Hall, London N16
Sunday 4 March, 11.30am
Book at www.hackneyproms.co.uk
Join us for a Sunday morning event for all the family, with croissants and coffee. There will be opportunities during the concert for dancing and singing!
Klezmer Workshop in Cambridge, CB3
Saturday 10 March 2-5pm
Enquiries and bookings to klezmer_at_hotmail_dot_co_dot_uk
An afternoon workshop for players of all ages and abilities. Learn a klezmer tune and some traditional ornamentation and accompaniment.