Thanks to those who braved the elements to attend our Ashkenaz show in January, and bought our new CD, "Spice It Up!." Those who missed out - or are ready for another round of red hot klezmer music - here's what's coming next:
Concert-Dance-CD Release Party at the Sweetwater Station on Magnolia, until recently called the "Larkspur Cafe Theater," Sweetwater's, charming new adjunct at 500 Magnolia Ave., Larkspur, CA (415-924-6107). MAP ($10)
Featuring Freilachmakers Klezmer String Band, Davis Klezmer Orchestra, Red Hot Chachkas. At Congregation Bet Haverim / Jewish Fellowship of Davis, Sanctuary, 1715 Anderson Road, Davis, CA. All proceeds to benefit the family of Annette Brodovsky, a violinist who was part of the KlezCalifornia community. For more information, please contact Elaine Fingerett (firstname.lastname@example.org or 530-756-7474).
Klezmer revival in the Bay Area is the subject of this KQED-TV "Spark*" segment, originally broadcast 6/27/2007, featuring Prof. Martin Schwartz, KlezCalifornia and the Red Hot Chachkas. Also available as Online Streaming Video (7 min.)
Dancing, costumes, food, wine with "Jewish Singles Over Forty" at Kanbar Hall, JCCSF, 3200 California St. at Presidio Ave., San Francisco. More info and tickets