[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements-- Madison KlezKamp July 10-14, 2011
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Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements
May 17, 2011
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Date: Mon, 16 May 2011 11:31:04 -0500
From: Hank <xanajew at hvc.rr.com>
Subject: Madison KlezKamp July 10-14, 2011
The Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture at the University of
Wisconsin-Madison proudly announces the first annual Madison KlezKamp to
be held July 10-14, 2011 on the campus of the University of
Like its parent event, "KlezKamp: The Yiddish Folk Arts Program," which
has defined proactive and innovative Yiddish cultural continuity since
1985, Madison KlezKamp will offer the same exciting, challenging classes
on klezmer music, Yiddish language, cultural and linguistic history, vocal
arts, dance, crafts, and children's program. All will be taught by some of
the world's greatest exponents of Yiddish culture, including Aaron
Alexander (drums), Joanne Borts (singing), Adrian Banner (piano), Sarah
Gordon (KlezKids), Josh Horowitz (accordion), Miriam Isaacs (Yiddish),
Susan Leviton (singing/crafts), Mark Louden (Yiddish), Sherry Mayrent
(clarinet), John Mysliwiec (chorus), Mark Rubin (tuba/bass), Henry
Sapoznik (tenor banjo/Yiddish culture), Cookie Segelstein (fiddle), Steve
Weintraub (dance), Michael Wex (Yiddish) and Michael Winograd (clarinet).
Tuition: $750 (adults), $300 (children ages 5-12). Program includes all
lunches and dinners; accommodations are not included. A limited number of
work/study scholarship discounts are available.
For more information about the Madison KlezKamp program and schedule,
local hotel options, and to register online, please visit
To receive print brochures contact us at klezkamp at cjs.wisc.edu or
call (608) 263-1936.
And save the date! Our 27th Annual KlezKamp: The Yiddish FolkArts
Program will be held December 25-30th, 2011 in Kerhonkson, New York.
Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
108 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1319
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