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Concert: “Cantar i Zingen: Aviva Chernick Ensemble and Friends”


July 14th, 2019.


3:00 PM to 4:30 PM




Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West Street, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002


413-256-4900, programs@yiddishbookcenter.org



Best known as a Ladino singer on her own and with her former Juno Award-nominated world music ensemble Jaffa Road, Aviva Chernick has begun incorporating Yiddish song into her repertoire. I find a different part of myself when I sing in Yiddish, lighter in a way, more down to earth and frank, says Aviva. This is a nice combination with the lushness and heartbreak of the Ladino folk songs. Aviva makes her Yidstock debut with her Toronto-based band plus a little help from some Yidstock All-Stars.


For more information and to purchase tickets: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4070427


This event is presented as part of Yidstock 2019: The Festival of New Yiddish Music at the Yiddish Book Center. For a full schedule of events, including talks and workshops, visit https://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/yidstock

$32 - $36