Highlights: interviews with Gennady Estraikh from @forverts, singer Mira Kessler, + musicians Ken Richmond (@YiddishCantor) and Shira Shazeer. Kessler, Richmond, and Shazeer are appearing in the following
Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 8:00 PM
at the Workmen's Circle, 1762 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02445
General Admission $8
Special price for students and Workmen's Circle members: $6
The Fish Street Klezmer: Fish Street Klezmer is a Boston-based Klezmer and Yiddish Song duo featuring Cantor Ken Richmond on Violin and Guitar, Rabbi Shira Shazeer on Accordion and Mandolin and both on vocals. Shazeer is founder and director of The Jewish Birth Network. Richmond is cantor and family educator at Temple Israel of Natick. They have produced 1 CD, Intoxicated: Yiddish Songs of Love and Drinking, and 3 Yiddish-speaking children.
Mira Kessler: Mira Kessler grew up speaking Yiddish in Durham, North Carolina. She has performed Yiddish music in Durham and New York. She is a junior at Brandeis University. This is her Boston debut.
FOR MORE INFORMATION please call at 617-566-6281, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the Workmen's Circle Boston website: circleboston.org