The ‘Maison de la Culture Yiddish’ is proud to present a superb programme of
klezmer studies: PARIS – KLEZMER 2004
27 – 31 August, 2004
Summer School – Jewish Music of Central Europe
Classes will be held in English and French
* Masterclasses
* Lectures
* Jams

PARIS – KLEZMER 2004an exceptional faculty team :

David KRAKUER- clarinet, the ‘new klezmer’, phrasing and ornamentation,
improvisation,special klezmer effects types of dance,american klezmer
repertoire etc.

Jack Yankl FALK-voice, clarinet, nigunim, Hazanut , relationship between
other traditional jewish music and klezmer, chassidic melodies,european
klezmer repertoire etc.
Josh DOLGIN (DJ SoCalled) – accordion, piano, sound machine, hip-hop
klezmer, dance accompaniment, special klezmer effects for rhythm and harmony sections.
This course is OPEN TO ALL !
Musicians with a sufficient level of competence on their instrument to feel
comfortable in learning how to interpret klezmer and the particular
techniques involved.

Singers who would like to develop their knowledege of yiddish folklore,
‘Hazanat’ and the relationship between traditional jewish vocal music and
klezmer music.

Listeners for whom the pleasure is in listening to klezmer and discovering
more about it.

Course Fee – 320 euros (students under 30 with proof of status 250 euros)

To receive the complete programme and booking form please contact:

Estelle HULACK
Maison de la Culture Yiddish – Biblioth豵e Medem
Parizer yidish-tsenter – Medem Bibliotek
18, passage Saint-Pierre Amelot
75011 PARIS
T鬮 : + 33 1 47 00 14 00
Fax : +33 1 47 00 14 47
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