February 14, 2012
YIDDISHKEIT KLEZMER ENSEMBLE at The Flurry FestivalFeb. 17-19
Saratoga Hilton and City Center
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Yiddishkeit Klezmer Ensemble will be:
- performing a concert at the historic folk venue Caffè Lena on Saturday night (7:45pm-8:30pm)
- presenting an instrumental Klezmer workshop on Sunday early afternoon (noon-12:50pm)
- accompanying a Klezmer dance workshop led by Joe Kurland on Sunday afternoon (2:15pm-3:30pm)
The Yiddishkeit Klezmer Trio is:
David Tasgal - fiddle, clarinet, cello
Anna Sobel - percussion (poyk, dumbek, tabla), vocals, fiddle
Brian Bender - keyboard, vocals, trombone, melodica
* with special guest Joe Kurland (dance leader)
The Flurry Festival has:
Family Events •
Crafts • and more!
Beginner, Intermediate and Experienced Level Workshops and Dances Over 300 Performers - Five Venues - Over 250 Events This is a weekend you don't want to miss!
Dances and Workshops such as Contra, Swing, Klezmer, Latin, English Country, Squares, Cajun, Zydeco, Irish, Scandinavian, Middle Eastern, European, American and International Folk, Chinese, Sacred Circle, Vintage, Clogging, Yoga and Body Movement -- See the schedule for more!
Make Music and Sing in sessions such as Irish, Quebecois, Southern Old Time, African, Scandinavian, Adirondack, Gospel & Community Sings, Folk, Fiddle, Guitar, Banjo, Flute, Harmonica, Ukulele, Mountain Dulcimer, Voice, and more!
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