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2009-02

KlezCalifornia

Yiddish Dance Party This Sunday!

February 2009

Dear ____,

Join us this Sunday for a great time, as JCC of the East Bay and KlezCalifornia present...
The Jewish Dance Theatre's
FREYLEKH! 
a mad hot klezmer dance party
 
Sunday February 22nd 7pm @ JCC of the East Bay

Featuring:
David Rosenfeld and members of KUGELPLEX---the coolest shtetl rock band in the Bay!
Bruce Bierman, klezmer dance maven who 'fits the moves of the ancestors to the grooves of your imagination.'
 
Lesson of the month:  Yiddish Tango!

Sunday, February 22nd
Dance lesson: 7:00-8:00pm
Live music/group dance: 8:00-9:30pm
$10--20 sliding scale
JCC of the East Bay 1414 Walnut St. Berkeley, CA
(510) 848-0237
 
Co-presented by: the Jewish Music Festival and Lehrhaus Judaica

ALSO...

Saturday, February 21, Netivot Shalom Music Festival. The Netivot Shalom Jazz-Klezmer Band will perform, among many others. Tickets at www.brownpapertickets.com.

Saturday,  February  21, Cantor Unplugged II, 8pm, featuring Cantor Sharon Bernstein and Friends in Concert, with Yiddish, Ladino, Musical Theater and more. Congregation Sha'ar Zahav.  (415) 861-6932 or cantorconcert@shaarzahav.org.

Sunday, February 22 and March 8, Fandango Balkan/Klez Jam, 5pm to 7:30-ish, Fandango Pizza, Palo Alto. Bring your instrument to the new twice-monthly jam of klezmer and Balkan music. More information at http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/klezbalkers/.

Mondays, February 23 - May 4, Second semester of Introductory Yiddish offered at Congregation Kol Emeth, Palo Alto. Register at www.lehrhaus.org or 510/845-6420.

Tuesday, March 3, The Klezmatics at Yoshi's San Francisco, 8pm & 10pm shows.

Sorry, no nice formatting or pictures in the newsletter this time. Our regular newsletter has been unavoidably delayed.

Your friends at KlezCalifornia.