(See also ‘Culture & Schmoozing’)

Friday 8.45-10.15pm (UK time) EVENING EVENT

KlezNorth Cabaret
Hosted by: Keith Lander
The famous KlezNorth Cabaret Part I, including dance sets and someone to follow – or take the spotlight yourself! NB if you’d like accompaniment for a particular dance please indicate this when you sign up.

Saturday 12-1.30 (UK time) S3

Dance walk
Led by: Judith Plowman (dance) and Adrian Dobson (accordion)
Traditional KlezNorth fare – enjoy the beautiful Derbyshire countryside and some Yiddish dance + live klezmer.

Saturday 3-4.15pm (UK time) S4

Dance class
Led by: Avia Moore (dance)
The focus over 2 days will include zhok/slow hora; and gesture & hand movements

Saturday 4.45-6pm (UK time) S5

Which tune goes with which dance?
Led by: Avia Moore (dance) and Christian Dawid (clarinet) with Michael Alpert (dance, fidl)
Your chance to really understand the connection between rhythm, melody, and dance steps

Saturday 9.30-11pm (UK time) EVENING EVENT

KlezNorth Cabaret
Hosted by: Keith Lander
The famous KlezNorth Cabaret Part II, including dance sets and someone to follow – or take the spotlight yourself! NB if you’d like accompaniment for a particular dance please indicate this when you sign up.

Sunday 1.45-2.30pm (UK time) (during lunchtime) LUNCH EVENT

Instrumental jam with dancing
Hosted by: Adrian Dobson (accordion) and Judith Plowman (dance)

Sunday 5-6.15pm (UK time) S5

Dance class
Led by: Avia Moore.
The focus over 2 days will include zhok/slow hora with gesture and hand movements

Sunday 7.30-8.45 (UK time) DANCE/CONCERT

Klezmer Keilidh (Yiddish Dance event) live from NY
Led by: Sarah Myerson (dance) with Michael Winograd (clarinet) and Ilya Shneyveys (accordion)
[Included in full weekend ticket, but you can book for this event only]

Sunday, 8.45-10pm SCHMOOZING / CLOSE

The closing session will include schmoozing with the artists from the klezmer keilidh, and reprising the weekend tunes, songs, dances & nigunim.

There are also various instrumental and song classes during the weekend you can drop in on where the session leaders have been instructed to programme dance tunes for at least some of the time!

photo of Avia Moore
Photo of Sarah Myerson