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Ari Davidow's Klezmer Shack     View
"We have klezmer news and the latest reviews. For new musicians, we've added a FAQ on 'Essential klezmer repertoire' culled from the Jewish-music mailing list." Locate ongoing and single events through the calendar; also find information ab ...

Sephardic Music: A Century of Recordings     View
This site "showcases over 100 years of recorded Sephardic music, from the 78 rpm era to the present." The site "focuses on the music of the Jews descended from those exiled from the Iberian Peninsula." It presents an extensive dis ...

Strange Fruit     View
Made famous by Billie Holiday's rendition, the song "Strange Fruit" is "a harrowing portrayal of the lynching of a black man in the American South." This site tells the story of the song, which was written by a Jewish teacher from ...

A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust     View
"An overview of the people and events of the Holocaust through photographs, documents, art, music, movies, and literature." Ample resources for teachers, including K-12 lesson plans. Produced by the College of Education, University of South ...

Der Bay     View
The online home for an English-language print publication with a mission "to foster the preservation of the Yiddish language (mame-loshn) and the associated Yiddish culture, music, theater, literature and poetry via the International Association ...

Hanukkah: From the Collections of the National Sound Archives     View
The National Sound Archives of the Jewish National and University Library has put a collection of Hanukkah music on the Web. It features multiple versions of the candle blessings and the psalm "Maoz Tsur," and other songs. Includes Ashkenaz ...

Yiddish Radio Project     View
This is the site of an NPR documentary about the golden age of Yiddish radio (1930-1950), which depicted the daily life of Eastern European Jewish immigrants in their new homeland. The dramas, political commentary, advice shows, talent shows, and mus ...     View
English translations and Hebrew transliterations (and some sound clips) of the Psalms, Jewish festival music, and other lyrics for Hebrew songs. Contains links to Israeli singers and musicians and dance sites.

EPYC: Educational Program on Yiddish Culture     View
A companion tool for an educational package that "aims to familiarize the student with the Yiddish Ashkenazi culture that flourished in East Europe in the last 500 years." Explore Eastern European Jewish history, occupations, youth culture, ...


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