photo by Dale Pearlman (c) 2009


 KlezCalifornia Cabarets by the Bay  — See below for past events. Next will be: 
  • Sunday October 22, 2017 at Addison-Penzak JCC, Los Gatos
  • Sunday November 5, 2017 at JCC East Bay, Berkeley 
 KlezCalifornia Klezmer Workshops & Jams  — roughly monthly at different locations around the San Francisco Bay Area. 

 KlezCalifornia Yiddish Conversation Salons  — every month on the third Sunday, held in private homes in the East Bay and San Francisco. Contact 415 789 7679 or flisik[at] for more information.

 KlezCalifornia Newsletter  provides monthly news of both recurring and non-recurring events, both those we produce and produced by others, such as classes, choruses, performances, and jams such as:
  • Klezmer Mondays with Saul Goodman's Klezmer Band or guest performers. At Saul's Restaurant & Deli, BERKELEY, Mondays 6-8pm.  Entertainment free with food purchase; tips greatly appreciated. Music calendar at 
  • Klezmer Night, Fourth Wednesdays, 7:00pm performance by Klezmer Creek followed by 7:30pm jam session. At Gaia's Garden, SANTA ROSA. Free with minimum $5 purchase. More info:
Please submit items of interest to our community at least a month in advance at  Submit News Event  or send particulars to news[at]

If your organization might collaborate with KlezCalifornia to produce or co-sponsor an event, see  Plan an Event  

If you are planning a Yiddish-inspired or Klezmer event and would like to know what else might be planned for particular dates, contact us at


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