Ilana Cravitz klezmer • baroque/classical • ceilidh

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4 October 2020, 14:00-16:00 UK time (with break halfway)

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 hands-on workshop is geared to klezmer newcomers of all levels.

£10 conc, £15 standard, £20 supporter via paypal.

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30 October, 8pm

London Klezmer Quartet concert

A live concert at Benslow Music! Details to follow shortly.

October - 1 November 2020

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


LIKE Klezmer Wednesdays

The London International Klezmer Experience brings you live klezmer every other Wednesday. Expect special themes, guests, masterclasses, jamming and more.... See below for times to suit all geographical zones!

7 October: Exploring freygish with Ilana Cravitz
How to tell if a tune is in freygish mode. Learn a tune in freygish.
Sharing & discussion of popular klezmer tunes using freygish.

21 October: Sekund - klezmer fiddle accompaniment with Ilana Cravitz
Double stopping, chord recognition and practice in the various modes and keys.


£5 concs, £10 standard, £15 supporter per session via paypal or paypal to

Session 1

08:00-09:00 Sao Paulo
11:00-12:00 Reykjavik
12:00-13.00 UK
13:00-14:00 Paris, Stockholm, Warsaw
14:00-15:00 Helsinki, Moscow
20:00-21:00 Melbourne, Sydney

Session 2

11:15-12.15 Pacific
13:15-14.15 Chicago, Quito
14:15-16:15 NY
15:15-16:15 Sao Paulo
18:15-19:15 Reykjavik
19:15-20:15 UK
20:15-21:15 Paris, Stockholm, Warsaw
21:15-22:15 Helsinki, Moscow



29 November 2020, 14:00-16:00 UK time (with break halfway)

Workshop: Learn a klezmer tune
Learn a klezmer melody in a traditional mode, and some typical ornaments and accompaniment.


£15 conc, £20 standard, £25 supporter via paypal or paypal to





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