Ilana Cravitz klezmer • baroque/classical • ceilidh

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10, 20 August 2020, 5-6pm UK time

Virtual Klezmer Jam

A chance to play along with your favourite klezmer tunes in the company of others.

  • Tunes available to download in advance (C, Bb, Eb) on registration
  • Chance to lead tunes yourself
  • Download tunes at the jam, read them onscreen, or play by ear
  • Send melodies to ilana in advance for others to practice


Rates are £5 concs, £7.50 standard, £10 supporter via paypal or paypal to

Let ilana know you've registered by emailing, stating level (basic, intermediate, advanced) and receive access to session tunes and zoom codes.


27 September 2020

Workshop: Introduction to Klezmer
Have you always wanted to play klezmer? Do you sort of know a few tunes but aren’t ready for a jam? Worried you might have to improvise? Have no fear! This is a day course geared to klezmer newcomers of all levels.

To register contact Ilana

October - 1 November 2020

The Benslow Klezmer Orchestra
A residential klezmer course using written music.


22 November 2020 (date tbc)

National Klezmer Youth Orchestra
New group for under-16s. The group will meet around 4 times a year to rehearse, playing both by ear and from music.

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