BalkanFest 2022

Mark your calendars — Dates and venues are set for our summer and fall weekend events, featuring classes and great live music dance parties!

East Coast:
August 5, 2022
Village Community School Sky Yard
West Village, Manhattan, NY

August 6, 2022
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Astoria, NY

West Coast:
September 9-10, 2022
Presidio Theatre Plaza
San Francisco, CA

Many more details to come. Stay tuned!


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Berkeley, California

Klezmer Workshops & Jams

March 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Klezmer Workshop & Jam, led by internationally renowned klezmer (and Bay Area resident) Joshua Horowitz.

* 60-minute workshop with teaching, including some by ear

* 45-minute playing through songs with sheet music, with coaching on klezmer style
* 45-minute traditional jam, without sheet music.

REGISTRATION
: $25 sliding scale, for participants. Refreshments included. Listeners welcome, too. Rsvp to jams[at]klezcalifornia.org or on site. Please specify date/location, your name, instrument, and any questions.

PREPARATION
: If you like, check out sheet music and/or audio files at klezcalifornia.org/events/jams (scroll down)

WHAT TO BRING: 
Required: mute if you are a brass player
. Optional: recording device, music stand.
We look forward to playing with you!

Similar events in Palo Alto, San Francisco. Email jams[at]klezcalifornia.org to join mailing list.

Art House Gallery & Cultural Center
2905 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley, California 94705
U.S.A.