[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements-- Madison KlezKamp July 10-14, 2011

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Tue May 17 10:29:32 EDT 2011

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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.

Henry Sapoznik
Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
108 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1319

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