10th - 12th March 2017

International Klezmer Festival Fürth

& Jewish Music Today

Klezmeron. Foto: privat

Sunday brunch with Klezmeron (Germany)

Sunday 12th March, 11am
Kulturforum

Lively Klezmer evergreens in a traditional line-up

Klezmer is like life itself, says Klezmeron: Full of different, varying moods and emotions, sometimes swinging from happiness to sadness within seconds. The ensemble will present Klezmer classics, from lively Freilachs to melancholic ballads, peppered up with some humorous stories from Eastern Europe. The restaurant offer a generous and delicious brunch buffet.

Jan Feldman clarinet
Michael Synelnykov violin
Yakiv Melamed button accordion
Yakiv Ostrowskij double bass
Yuriy Gorovlyuk drums

Klezmerata Fiorentina. Foto: Alessandra Luppino

Italian emotion – musical perfection! Klezmerata Fiorentina was formed in May of 2005 with the purpose of developing a concert version of traditional Ukrainian-Jewish instrumental music, the family heritage of the group’s founder, Igor Polesitsky.

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Global Shtetl Band mit Gustavo Mendoza. Fotos: Manfred Schaller, ampteART

Here come the kings of Latino Klezmer! Bass player and frontman Markus Milian Müller, together with accordionist Bartek Stanczyk and percussionist Daniel Piccon, combine a variety of musical traditions from Bobov to Bogota. Flutist Gustavo Mendoza is their special guest from Columbia.

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Klezmeron. Foto: Hans-Joachim Winckler

Lively Klezmer evergreens in a traditional line-up! Klezmer is like life itself: full of different, varying moods and emotions, sometimes swinging from happiness to sadness within seconds. The restaurant offer a generous and delicious brunch buffet.

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Amsterdam Klezmer Band. Foto: Hans-Joachim Winckler

Hot homemade Klezmer-Brass! Starting twenty years ago as a group of buskers playing traditional Yiddish party music on the streets, the Amsterdam Klezmer Band has evolved into an internationally celebrated band with a rock solid live reputation. 

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Space Klezmer Goylem. Foto: privat

Goylem is an unusual musical phenomenon hailing from Oslos underground scene. With one foot rooted in traditional klezmer, the several other feet and limbs of this intergalactic folk ensemble are free to explore Nordic traditions, Balkan beat, Middle Eastern dance rhythms, psychedelic prog and sci-fi electronica.

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Klezmatics. Foto: Hans-Joachim Winckler

The superstars of the Klezmer universe celebrate their thirtieth anniversary! The Klezmatics are the band that changed the course of Jewish music history and the only Jewish music group to win a Grammy Award.

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