Inside the Yiddish Folksong:
An Analytical Approach to a Treasured Tradition
Please join us for the upcoming event:
Refreshing the Yiddish Folksong: A Re-launch for www.yiddishfolksong.com
June 23, 12 noon EDT.
This event showcases the next phases of "Inside the Yiddish Folksong" launched in November 2020. See the new participants Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Hankus Netsky, and Janet Leuchter present their contribution. The core team will report on other initiatives leading to a symposium at Yiddish New York 2021.
YIVO’s Yiddish Folksong Project - Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett
An Unknown Gem from the World of Yiddish Religious Folksong - Janet Leuchter
The Musical Repertoire of Morris Hollender - Hankus Netsky
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We are grateful for the support of
the Dr. David M. Milch Foundation and the Atran Foundation.
Thanks to the following individuals for assisting with the technical development of this page.
Videography: Andrew Colwell, Pete Rushefsky
Website development: Sophie Adelman, Clara Byom