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An Evening of Klezmer

December 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Join the Stamford Symphony on Saturday, December 11, 2021 as we present an Evening of Klezmer. This inclusive event is in affiliation with United Jewish Federation of Stamford, New Canaan and Darien, UJA-JCC Greenwich and The Jewish Historical Society of Fairfield County. The virtual event will include Klezmer music performed by members of the Stamford Symphony, conversations with Stamford Symphony Music Director Michael Stern and Grammy-award winning jazz musician Branford Marsalis, and performances from local and international Klezmer groups.

This event is made possible by a generous gift from Caryn and Tomas Haendler.

Come back to stamfordsymphony.org to watch the concert live from our homepage on December 11 at 7:30pm. No downloads necessary!

Program to include:

Schoenfield Trio for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano, 1st Movement Freylakh

Anna Vinnitsky Klezmer Dances for Clarinet and Piano

Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew Themes for Clarinet, String Quartet, and Piano, Op. 34

Featuring conversations with Michael Stern, Branford Marsalis, the Jewish Historical Society, and Zalmen Mlotek, and performances from the National Yiddish Theatre, and more!

Featured Artists:

Pavel Vinnitsky, clarinet

Anna Vinnitsky, piano

Louise Owen, violin

Robert Zubrycki, violin

Lois Martin, viola

Peter Sanders, cello

Details

Date:
December 11
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.stamfordsymphony.org/an-evening-of-klezmer/