Michael Alpert

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The An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble, a supergroup of four leading performers/researchers of Yiddish music, has come together to present a diverse program of rare Yiddish folksongs and exciting klezmer instrumentals collected through field and archival research. The ensemble also performs original music rooted in the tradition, and in doing so keeps the flame of Yiddish culture alive. This performance is part of the 2013 Smithsonian Folklife Festival.

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