Performing Languages: Yiddish
Performing Genres: Klezmer
The San Diego Jewish Men’s Choir performs uplifting Jewish music in many styles and languages including English, Hebrew, Ladino, Yiddish, and Russian
Anne Kalmering, singer and actress from a Russian-Jewish family, performs Jewish songs from Ashkenazi and Sephardic traditions as well as a modern repertoire. Her fascinating voice, charismatic and personal interpretation and strong stage presence has made her one of the most popular performers of Jewish singing in Scandinavia.
Composer, singer, pianist and the leading choral conductor of Yiddish song in the Former USSR. Polina Achkinazi-Shepherd has performed and taught internationally. Her specially developed choral teaching methods are based on instrumental ornamentation and Jewish modes. Performs with her own a capella ensemble, ‘The Vocal Quartet Ahkenazim’ and works with the Sound & Light Cinematic Duo, who play live [...]
Avraham Solomon performs as a one-man-band and orchestra. His website has many audio and video clips: www.livejewishmusic.com
Available Worldwide to perform at Concerts, Festivals, Private Events, Cafes and Bars.
Helena de Alfonso is the vocalist and musical director from Barahúnda band and from Helena de Alfonso Trio. Songs from the ladino tradition, from the diaspora in North Africa and in Eastern South Europe. Barahúnda is available for presentations everywhere in the world.
The Shtetl Comes to Life – new live one-man show of Yiddish songs , is now available to perform in your area. The program consists of an assortment of Yiddish-speaking characters which range from joyous to desperate, from resigned to resolutely optimistic. They “appear” mainly through song, with one appearing through a funny 3-part autobiographical monologue, “A True Minority”, [...]
The Boston Kleztet is a 6 piece Yiddish & Klezmer music group performing in the Boston Area since 1993.
Klezmer and Yiddish Music for All Occasions. Traditional Yiddish Dance Music and Songs. 50’s and 60’s Rock and Roll, Swing, Acoustic, Music. Many people have danced to their music at weddings and bar/bas mitzvahs, where the band can also play music from the 20s through the 60s.
Hazzan Howard K. Glantz is a native of Hartford, Connecticut, and a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He received an additional Bachelor’s degree from the H.L. Miller Cantorial School at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in Sacred Music, as well as Investiture as a Hazzan of the Conservative Movement. Howard is also a graduate [...]