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Blog - Klezmer

Prepare to be Klezmerized!

Posted: Apr 8th, 2015 - 10:00AM
/ By:
Katie Stewart
A unique sound is on its way to the Grand Theatre. Often described as a “Jewish roots band”, The Klezmatics have revived a nearly forgotten art-form- Eastern European Jewish Music. Emerging in New York's East Village, in 1986, the group's music evolved from the tradition of Yiddish-speaking Jewish immigrants and the music they customarily played at weddings, dances and parties.  While rooted in...