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Apr 11 Sun
11:00am
Free

Klezmer Workshop featuring Dan Blacksberg and Deborah Strauss

klezmer workshop featuring Dan Blacksberg and Deb Strauss offered by Lowell Milken Center for Music of American Jewish Experience
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11AM Pacific Time Zone / 2PM Eastern Time Zone

Grab your fiddle and pull out your trombone for this fun instrumental workshop for all playing levels. Join Dan Blacksberg and Deborah Strauss, two of the klezmer world’s top instrumentalists, as we break down tunes to their fundamental elements. With these uniquely talented faculty, you will build your understanding of klezmer standards and learn how elements of movement are connected to the way we play. Whether you are a professional musician, or have a clarinet that hasn’t been touched in 30 years, this is a great opportunity to get to know klezmer!

This event is made possible by the Lowell Milken Center for Music of American Jewish Experience at The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music with additional generous support from the David Vickter Foundation.

 

Register in advance for this event. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event.

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5:00pm
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