Sound Salon with Die Tanzgeiger
Kick up your heels to Tanzgeiger, a traditional Austrian dance band with Upper Midwestern connections, including performances drawn from such UW Library holdings and co-productions as the Mayrent Collection of Yiddish Recordings, the Wisconsin Folksong Collection, and Local Centers/Global Sounds. This is an early evening event with food, co-sponsored by the Friends of UW-Madison Libraries, the Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures, the Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture, Mills Music Library, and the Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies, with additional funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Reception at 5pm
Concert at 6pm
For more about Die Tanzgeiger, including performer biographies and recordings, visit http://www.tanzgeiger.at/