Amy Erlanger is a student member of WFDU-FM at Fairleigh Dickinson University where she is a senior. She is a work study participant at YNY 2019.
Khazntes were female exponents of classic khazones from the Golden Age of Cantorial Music (early to mid 20th century). Haley Kobilinsky, Judith Berkson, Sharon Bernstein, Sarah Myerson, Fredda Mendelson, Shayna Postman, Nicole Borger, Sasha Lurje and Janet Leuchter celebrate the artistry and music of the greatest Khazntes: Perele Feig, Goldie Malavsky, Fraydele Oysher, Bas Sheva, Sophie Kurtzer and Sheindele the khaznte. Musically directed and accompanied by Joyce Rosenzweig (Music Director of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah), Judith Berkson, Frank London & Michael Winograd.
This concert was produced by Yiddish New York, performed at the Town and Village Synagogue in NYC.
Howard returns with Jeff to give us a follow up on the progress of the DC Klezmer workshop.
Kalia tells Mitch Mernick about her new documentary film. Shot at Klezkanada, this Harvard University supported project is a must see!
A good friend of Our Voices Radio, Nicole Borger stops by at Yiddish NY 2019 to tell us about “Kleztival 10”
Christina Crowder visits Our Voices Radio during Yiddish New York 2019 to talk about her new CD The Levitt Legacy – Klezmer Folio Volume 1.
Our first live recording from YNY 2018. The renowned Boston Workmen’s Circle Yiddish Community Chorus, A besere velt (A Better World), is an intergenerational Yiddish chorus that weaves the heartache and irrepressible idealism of Yiddish folk music into a vision of justice and humanity for the 21st century.
We know this is what you have been waiting for. Complete recording of Student Concerts 2017. Congratulations to all the participants! See you next year at Yiddish New York 2018!!
If you follow the Yiddish scene at all you know Josh Waletzky. What you may not know is that Josh has just produced a wonderful Yiddish song book and CD, “Passengers”. Now available at passengersmusic.com
Great interview spanning decades of interesting Hassidic / Klezmer NY Jewish Music Scene.