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Tsvey Brider – Anthony Russell and Dimitri Gaskin

Wednesday, May 1 2019 7:00pm

Radio 88.9
220 E. Pittsburgh Avenue

Diverse idioms, styles and periods contrast and combine in Tsvey Brider (Two Brothers), creating contemporary, idiosyncratic and unique interpretations of music in the Yiddish language. Recent winners of the Concorso Internacional de Canciones en Idish (Der Idisher Idol) the members of Tsvey Brider have performed and recorded with such noted artists as Anthony Coleman, Daniel Kahn, Michael Winograd, Michael Alpert, Alan Bern, Yale Strom & Hot Pastrami and Veretski Pass.

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Sarah Aroeste: The Sephardic Experience in Ladino Song: from Past to Present

Wednesday, May 1 2019 3:00pm

Ovation
1414 N. Prospect Avenue


International Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) singer/songwriter Sarah Aroeste weaves stories from her personal family history, together with son, in this multi-media presentation. Using sound clips, videos, and live music, Aroeste demonstrates with her unique linguistic interpretations, modern technologies, and contemporary musical arrangements how Ladino culture is developing today and still has a vibrant life ahead.

Free and open to the public.

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