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Concert with Maxwell Street Klezmer Band

Hosted By: Chicago YIVO Society

Join Maxwell Street Klezmer Band for a live performance of klezmer dances and songs from the Yiddish stage and silver screen.

Natasha Bodansky (vocals), Alex Koffman (violin), Gail Mangurten (piano), and the band’s newest member, Polish-born Bartek Warkoczyński, play klezmer dances and songs from the Yiddish stage and silver screen. Founded in 1983, Maxwell Street Klezmer Band has been creatively engaged offstage during the pandemic, and is eager to share new creations with YIVO’s audiences.

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Chicago YIVO Society

The Chicago YIVO Society is a local affiliate of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. The mission of Chicago YIVO is to entertain and educate the local community through subsidized lectures, music programs, and film screenings that reflect the rich heritage and diversity of Jewish culture, and to ensure the future of Yiddish through language education.
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