Aron Zelkowicz - Pittsburgh Jewish Music Festival 2019

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Sep 11, 2019

The 2019 Pittsburgh Jewish Music Festival takes place on Sunday September 15th at Rodef Shalom temple.  The Pittsburgh Jewish Music Festival and world-renowned klezmer clarinetist David Krakauer presents a special centenary concert celebrating the Zimro Ensemble's historic global tour in 1919. The Zimro was a sextet of virtuoso musicians who championed early Jewish-themed classical music. Theirs is the story of the immigrant experience and international musical ambassadorship in the early 20th century.  The Festival's Director Aron Zelkowicz spoke with WQED-FM's Joanna Li about the concert.

 

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