Sounds of the Shtetl
Location: Harkness Chapel
Enter the world of the professional East European Jewish instrumentalist, the klezmer, and experience the sounds of the shtetl (Jewish village), the synagogue and the soulful and jubilant Jewish wedding. Bear witness to instrumental virtuosity, exuberant dances, nuanced table songs, and tearful bridal memories.
Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd.
The 2018-19 academic year marks the 50th Anniversary of an exceptional partnership between Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Music. Since 1968, these two distinguished institutions have participated in an integrated music program at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The JMP allows students at both institutions to take advantage of the resources of a major research university as well as those of a leading conservatory.