Klezfest 2019

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

We are very happy to announce that our world famous Klezmer summer school is back again for 2019. Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer at KlezFest 2019. Here is a a peek into what you can expect: Traditional klezmer; history, melodies, ornamentation, dance and accompaniment Play music in ensembles and […]

£150.00 – £250.00

Socalled sings Yiddish with Strings

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Socalled Sings (Yiddish) With Strings Josh Dolgin: "The Yiddish revival is old news. A culture of literature, music, art, philosophy, story, dance and language once truly on the brink of extinction has been fostered, nurtured and resurrected with festivals, concerts, lectures, classes, records, Youtube clips and podcasts to become a viable, living, evolving force.  Yiddish […]

£12.50 – £15.00

Golden Peacock Faculty Concert 2018

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Yiddish Song Concert: international stars of Yiddish live in concert in London: Come and see three international stars of Yiddish Song live in concert in Central London on Sunday 19th August. The first day of the JMI Summer Schools and Festival of Music begins with a concert showcasing the wealth in vocal diversity of Yiddish Culture […]

£10.00 – £15.00

Klezfest 2018

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

NOTE to registered applicants: Registration: If you want to register on Sunday 19th, please come at 1230pm and register before 1pm (although the front desk will have one of our staff there at all times in the afternoon for any latecomers). Alternatively you can register on the Monday 20th from 9am until 0930am.
 SOAS Main Building, WC1H […]

£150.00 – £250.00

Golden Peacock 2018

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

NOTE to registered applicants: The first day Sunday 19th is a welcome day. This is for all the other schools combined. Yiddish, Yiddish Song and Klezmer. You are welcome to come and meet the students from the other schools but your formal teaching day starts on Monday 20th August.) 
Registration: You must register on Sunday 19th […]

£150.00 – £250.00

Ot Azoy 2018

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

NOTE to registered applicants: The first day Sunday 19th is a welcome day. This is for all the other schools combined. Yiddish, Yiddish Song and Klezmer. You are welcome to come and meet the students from the other schools but your formal teaching day starts on Monday 20th August.) 
 Registration: You must register on […]

£150.00 – £250.00

JMI presents: Autumn Klezmer Kapleye Day

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

ONLINE BOOKING CLOSES ON FRIDAY AT 12.30PM. FOR ALL OTHER LATE APPLICATION ENQUIRIES PLEASE EMAIL US HERE PLEASE ARRIVE AT 1.30PM IN SOAS MAIN BUILDING FOYER TO REGISTER AT THE JMI DESK. A Klezmer Ensemble Workshop at SOAS, University of London, for musicians of all ages Tutors: Susi Evans (clarinet, accordion), Ilana Cravitz (violin), Jon Petter (clarinet, […]

£15.00 – £30.00

Ernest Bloch Studies Book Launch

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Jewish Music Institute – JMI – are honoured to partner with Spiro Ark for the London Book Launch of Ernest Bloch Studies edited by Alexander Knapp and Norman Solomon published by Cambridge University Press. Ref here Ernest Bloch Studies One of the great twentieth-century composers Ernest Bloch left his native Switzerland to settle in the United […]

£5.00

Yair Dalal: Masterclass

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

This masterclass will celebrate the Jewish musical tradition's of the Babylonian heritage in which Yair Dalal grew up, the music of Baghdad and the atmosphere of the desert. The repertoire includes Iraqi Jews' sacred and secular music with chants from Baghdad and Jerusalem, Jewish Arabic songs from Iraq, some in Aramaic, as well as instrumental pieces […]

£7.50 – £10.00

Tants Tants Tants! 2017

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Notice for joining students: Sunday 6th is a welcome day which starts at 1pm at SOAS, DLT, Russell square. Formal teaching starts Monday 7th at 930am Created especially for dancers, this dance course will be taught by the UK’s expert Yiddish dance leader, Guy Schalom. No experience is necessary, just an interest in Klezmer music […]

£150.00 – £200.00

Golden Peacock Concert: A Celebration of Yiddish Song

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Yiddish Song Concert: international stars of Yiddish live in concert in London: Come and see three international stars of Yiddish Song live in concert in Central London on Sunday 6th August. The first day of the JMI Summer Schools and Festival of Music begins with a concert showcasing the wealth in vocal diversity of Yiddish Culture […]

£10.00

Ot Azoy 2017

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Notice for joining students: Sunday 6th is a welcome day and registration day for all students! Venue: The courses take place at SOAS, Russell Square, Thornhaugh Street, WC1H 0XG (NOT VERNON SQ) Registration: Yiddish level 1 (beginners ONLY): 10.30 – 11.00. Rm 273 (in class) Followed by Aleph Beys class until 12. All other levels […]

£150.00 – £250.00

Golden Peacock 2017

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Venue: The courses take place at SOAS, Russell Square, Thornhaugh Street, WC1H 0XG (NOT VERNON SQ) Registration: Sunday is a welcome day, please be at DLT SOAS, Main building for 1145am Classes will start at 10am through to 6pm Monday to Thursday and until 4pm on Friday  Learn to sing Yiddish song at Golden Peacock […]

£150.00 – £250.00

Klezfest 2017

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Notice for joining students: Sunday 6th is a welcome day which starts at 1pm at SOAS, DLT, Russell square. Formal teaching starts Monday 7th at 930am We are very happy to announce that our world famous Klezmer summer school is back again for 2017. Join the world famous music school and learn klezmer this summer […]

£150.00 – £250.00

Joe Loss Lecture Series. Lecture 2: Dr Alex Knapp – Chinese Jews, aspects of their history and their music

SOAS, DLT SOAS, Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square,, London

Dr Alexander Knapp was the first to hold the post of Joe Loss Lecturer at City University (1992-1999) and at SOAS (1999-2006). A  recognised academic composer and pianist, he has lectured for over 40 years on the subject of Jewish Music. Whereas the social, cultural, religious and musical history of ethnically European Jewish immigrants and refugees living […]

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