1. j. Readers Choice Awards for 2007
Normally we'd be too modest to mention it, but we do want to thank everyone who supported us for this year's Readers Choice Awards in the j. -- the Jewish News Weekly of Northern California (Friday, August 10, 2007) for2. KQED-TV Spark* Rerun Dates
See what's going on in the Bay Area klezmer music scene and how it was revived. KQED "Spark*" segment featuring the eminent Prof. Martin Schwartz, KlezCalifornia and The Red Hot Chachkas!
KQED originally aired this show on June 27, and we thought it was excellent. If you missed it, here are the rerun dates:
3. Yiddish Folk Fest::Sunday September 30, 3-7 pm
4. "Spice It Up!" CD
Klezmer Music from The Red Hot Chachkas, Sacramento’s The Freilachmakers Klezmer String Band, Petaluma’s Jubilee Klezmer Ensemble, and Yiddish Singing with Gerry Tenney -- plus dancing, singing, storytelling, children’s activities, food, art, workshops, and select vendors in our marketplace. All are welcome; bring instruments.
Our new CD should be available by the end of September, and we're very pleased with it, especially because it features a lot of original "new Jewish music."