6th–15th March 2020 17th International

Klezmer Festival Fürth

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Tutor

Christian Dawid (D)
Christian Dawid (Germany): One of the leading Klezmer clarinetists worldwide and busy tutor on many international festivals and workshops. 5th time in Fürth as artistic director. Plays with Trio Yas, Konsonsans Retro, Ben Caplan and Daniel Kahn and is touring internationally.
Basics of Klezmer stylistics for wind instruments: Rhythm, ornamentation, intonation & phrasing
www.christiandawid.com

Tutor

Michael Winograd (USA)
One of the central figures of North America´s Klezmer scene, brilliant clarinetist, composer, arranger and producer. Artistic director of KlezKanada. Plays with Yiddish Art Trio, Tarras Band and many more.
Wind instruments for advanced players with Klezmer and show experience. Stylistics, phrasing, ornamentation, technique and interpretation. Brief solo-coachings possible.
www.michaelwinograd.net

Tutor

Jake Shulman-Ment (USA)
Internationally reclaimed Klezmer violinist and tutor of the new generation. Field studies of Jewish tradition and stylistics in Romania and Hungary. Plays with Midwood and is touring with Frank London, Daniel Kahn, The Brothers Nazaroff and many more.
Basics of Klezmer stylistics for string instruments: Rhythm, ornamentation, bowing technique, phrasing.
www.jakeshulmanment.com

Tutor

Bert Vos (NL)
Artistic Director of The Klezmer Society Amsterdam and luminary of Yiddish violine stylistics, composer, narrator and producer of childrens‘ musical theater with Jewish themes, he is touring internationally and is a popular tutor.
Advanced string instruments for advanced players with Klezmer and show experience. Stylistics, phrasing, ornamentation, bowing technique and interpretation. Brief solo-coachings possible.
www.joodsemuziek.nl

Tutor

Dan Blacksberg (USA) 
One of the leading Klezmer trombonists of our time, Klezmer tutor at Temple University Philadelphia, international tours with Frank London, Michael Winograd and many more, expert for the functioning of (Klezmer) bands.
Basics and refining of Klezmer stylistics for any accompanying instrument. Rhythm, harmony, phrasing.
www.danblacksberg.com

Tutor

Richie Barshay (USA)
Internationally acclaimed, very versatile drums and percussion expert, modernizer and traditionalist, much-in-demand studio musician as well as workshop tutor for Klezmer, Jazz and Latin style. Plays with The Klezmatics, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea and many more.
Basics of Klezmer stylistics for all instruments of the rhythm section. Rhythm, genre and technique.
www.richiebarshay.com

Tutor

Sasha Lurje (LV/D)
One of the most sought after Yiddish singers of our time, comfortable with both – old Yiddish stylistics as well as psychedelic rock crossovers. Sasha is a singer, researcher and tutor all over the world, tours with The Klezmatics, Forshpil, Semer Ensemble and Goyfriend.
Repertoire, pronunciation, stylistics und background info.
www.sashalurje.com



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