$21 for Metropolitan Klezmer and Isle of Klezbos Tickets ($30 Value)
- Sunday, April 7 2013, 2 PM
- Walt Whitman Theater, Brooklyn College
- Best Seats Available
The Walt Whitman Theatre will be transformed into a Simcha Palace when these two internationally-acclaimed ensembles hit the stage with their unique interpretations of traditional Eastern European favorites, Yiddish swing and folk tunes, and original compositions.
- About Metropolitan Klezmer Ensemble
Established in 1994, Metropolitan Klezmer brings eclectic exuberance to Yiddish musical genres from all over the map. Performing vibrant versions of lesser-known gems from wedding dance, trance, folk, swing and tango styles, as well as soundtrack material from vintage Yiddish films, they re-invent tradition with both irreverence and respect… an exhilarating journey! Their website is: http://metropolitanklezmer.com/.
- Metropolitan Klezmer on YouTube:
- About Isle of Klezbos Ensemble
Isle of Klezbos approaches tradition with irreverence and respect. Based in NYC, this soulful, fun-loving powerhouse all-women’s klezmer sextet has toured from Vienna to Vancouver since 1998. Band repertoire ranges from rambunctious to entrancing: neo-traditional folk dance, mystical melodies, Yiddish swing and retro tango, and genre-defying originals. Their website is: http://www.klezbos.com/.
- Isle of Klezbos on YouTube:
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