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KLEZMER! JEWISH MUSIC FROM OLD WORLD TO OUR WORLD

For the first time, Yiddish music scholar Henry Sapoznik traces the complete history of this vital musical tradition, from the Eastern European Jewish musicians who brought with them a rich tradition of band music known as klezmer (from the Yiddish word for ‚Äúmusician‚Äù); to the influences of the dance bands and swing bands of the 1920s and 1930s; to the 1970s, when a new group of young Jewish musicians rediscovered this music; and through today’s rebirth as world music. Find out more‚Ķ

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