International Yiddish Festival in Tel Aviv

The International Yiddish Festival will take place in Tel Aviv April 4-6 from Motzi Shabbat to Monday April 6 2015 at the Suzanne Dalal Center, Tel Aviv. For more information, go to the festival page at

The Festival will feature Kayah (Poland) with special Trio
Warszawo Ma. Yiddish and Klezmer songs from the rich Polish musical and cultural heritage, as well as Polish classics which have been translated to Hebrew and Yiddish and have become rooted in Israeli culture.
Jan Smoczyński – piano
Michał Miśkiewicz – drums
Michał Barański – bass

Ora Sittner sings the best of Itzik Manger
Ora Sittner performs the biggest classics by Itzik Manger, along Hebrew translations of his songs with music composed by Sasha Argov. An intimate and moving recital following Sittner’s album “Nigun Sherodef Aharai” (A tune which follows me).
Piano and vocals – Ora Sittner

The Spielberg Klezmer group with the singers: Mendy Cahn, Avishai Fish and Svetlana Kundish
Arum Dam Fier (Around The Fire)
The Spielberg Klezmer ensemble hosts three of the most prominent artists in the Israel Yiddish scene for a journey from the Shtetl to the city. Songs of love, freedom, Hasidism and redemption.