Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps. Follow the links below to read all about and register for the 2024 workshops!

June 15-22, 2024
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August 10-17, 2024
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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.

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

: If you like, check out sheet music and/or audio files at (scroll down)

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] to join mailing list.

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