Thursday July 13, 2023 8:00 PM - July 13, 2023 9:30 PM Yiddish Book Center Amherst, MA
SOLD OUT |YIDSTOCK 2023 | Made possible in part with support from Wayne and Deborah Zuckerman | Blending instrumental and vocal virtuosity and experimentation with theatricality firmly rooted in klezmer and Yiddish tradition, the Klezmatics broug...
FILM | What's the Matter with the Klezmer? Perspectives from the Centers Wexler Oral History Project, with Christa Whitney
Thursday July 13, 2023 1:00 PM - July 13, 2023 1:45 PM Yiddish Book Center Amherst, MA
YIDSTOCK 2023 | The Yiddish Book Centers Wexler Oral History Project director Christa P. Whitney highlights firsthand accounts from some of the klezmer and Yiddish music scenes big names. The presentation will feature the short documentary film W...
SOLD OUT | CONCERT PASS | Yidstock 2023: The Festival of New Yiddish Music - Concert Passes
Thursday July 13, 2023 12:00 PM - July 16, 2023 10:00 PM Yiddish Book Center Amherst, MA
YIDSTOCK 2023 brings the best in klezmer and new Yiddish music to the stage at the Yiddish Book Center. Concert Pass allows access to all concerts at YIDSTOCK 2023 and the two dance workshops. Tickets may be purchased to individual events.
TALK | Itzhak Perlman's Jewish Violin, with Hankus Netsky
Thursday July 13, 2023 4:00 PM - July 13, 2023 5:00 PM Yiddish Book Center Amherst, MA
YIDSTOCK 2023 |Hankus Netsky will share insights into the maestros connections with his own ethnic musical roots as reflected in commercial recordings, concert footage, and material from Hankuss own personal archive
Thursday July 13, 2023 2:00 PM - July 13, 2023 3:00 PM Yiddish Book Center Amherst, MA
YIDSTOCK 2023 | Seth Rogovoy, Yidstock's artistic director and the author of The Essential Klezmer, takes the audience on a multimedia journey through klezmer, from Old World shtetls to New World stages, providing historical context for the m...
CONCERT | Nigunim Trio, with special guest Merlin Shepherd
Friday July 14, 2023 5:00 PM - July 14, 2023 6:00 PM Yiddish Book Center Amherst, MA
YIDSTOCK 2023 | Vocalist/accordionist Lorin Sklamberg and trumpeter Frank London (co-founders of the Klezmatics) are joined by pianist Rob Schwimmer to perform these beautiful melodies with their uniquely styled musical and spiritual imprint. The...
TALK | Bronia, Leon, Sid, Pete, Ruth, Chane, and Theo, with Hankus Netsky
Friday July 14, 2023 10:00 AM - July 14, 2023 10:45 AM Yiddish Book Center Amherst, MA
YIDSTOCK 2023 | Made possible by the Stanley R. Epstein Fund at the Yiddish Book Center | In this lecture we will explore the legacies of Bronia Sakina, Leon Schwartz, Sidney Beckerman, Pete Sokolow, Ruth Rubin, Theodore Bikel, and Chane Mlotek a...