UVA Dept. of Music- Klezmer Ensemble with special guests Veretski Pass (Berkeley), performing The Magid Chronicles
112 Old Cabell Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22904
- Presented By: UVA Dept. of Music
- Dates: November 21, 2019
- Location: Old Cabell Hall- UVA Grounds
- Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
- Price: $10 / $9 UVA Faculty & Staff / $5 students / Free for UVA Students who reserve in advance.
The University of Virginia McIntire Department of Music will host the Berkeley-based trio Veretski Pass (violinist Cookie Segelstein, accordionist Joshua Horowitz, and bassist Stuart Brotman) in concert with the UVA Klezmer Ensemble under the direction of Joel Rubin on Thursday, November 21st at 8:00pm in Old Cabell Hall. Veretski Pass and the UVA Klezmer Ensemble perform The Magid Chronicles.
Segelstein and Horowitz’s music has won numerous awards, among them the BBC’s Critics Circle award for best CD, the Belgian Gandalf Award for Best Concert, and the Viennese Fritz Spielmann Award. Often touring in Europe, Veretski Pass has twice been chosen as ambassadors representing traditional Jewish Instrumental Music of Eastern Europe for the German World Exhibition of Klezmer History (Klezmerwelten) and have headlined the Jewish Music Festival of the University of London.