Metropolitan Klezmer

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Music in Yiddish Cinema

One of Metropolitan Klezmer's specialties is the fascinating range of music found in vintage Yiddish film soundtracks, from tango to tragic lullaby to tenement wedding dance. The band performs both little-known folkloric gems and tunes which show interchange between Yiddish and mainstream popular cultures.

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Yiddish Celluloid Closet

An exploration of lesbian and gay subtext in Yiddish cinema during its heyday, from the 1920's to the outbreak of World War II, reveals distinctly Jewish concerns of the time intertwined with a striking array of allusions to this highly-charged subject.

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Upcoming Metropolitan Klezmer Shows

Date Venue
Saturday, December 1, 2018 Museum of Making Music

Location: Carlsbad, CA

Stay tuned for details

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Cornelia Street Cafe

Santa Klez!

Location: 29 Cornelia Street, NYC

Two Shows: 3PM and 5PM

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Past Shows

Date Venue
Sunday, May 13, 2018 City Winery NYC

METROPOLITAN KLEZMER
Tenth Annual Mother's Day Klezmer Brunch
Address: 155 Varick Street, NYC

Sunday, May 6, 2018 Long Beach Arts Council

METROPOLITAN KLEZMER
Long Beach Public Library
Address: 111 West Park Avenue, Long Beach, NY 11561

Free Event Tkts & info
Band plays from 2PM til 3:30PM

Saturday, February 3, 2018 Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts

METROPOLITAN KLEZMER
Time: 8pm
Address: 7380 East 2nd Street, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
All ages welcome.

Tickets & info
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts box office: (480) 499-TKTS (8587)

Sunday, January 28, 2018 Temple Beth O'r/Beth Torah

METROPOLITAN KLEZMER Sextet Special, featuring Debra Kreisberg (clarinet & sax); Reut Regev (trombone); Melissa Fogarty (vocals); Ismail Butera (accordion); Dave Hofstra (double bass & tuba); Eve Sicular (drums | bandleader)
Time: 3pm
Address: 111 Valley Road, Clark, NJ 07066
All ages welcome.

Tickets & info
Sol Sern Memorial Program. Free & open to the public.

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