Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour and Austiner Klezmer Bund are excited to present a 2-day workshop with Sherry Mayrent of the Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture. Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour has been learning from and playing with Sherry for several years and now want to share her passion for and wealth of knowledge in klezmer music with the Austin community.
Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays Wednesday April 17th @ Butterfly Bar Austin, 8-10pm. Two sets of TRAD KLEZ, which near the end will be opened up for a TRAD KLEZ session for players of intermediate & professional skill level. Butterfly Bar is located in East Austin, at 2307 Manor Road. Please bring a donation for the band – admission is free!
Laaaaaadies & Menshn! It’s time for Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour with Di Austiner Klezmer Bund Orchestra TODAY as part of HONK TEXAS in the park – it’s FREE! Enjoy and have a restful Shabbes in the sun while listening to Trad Klez.
Saturday, March 28th: Adams-Hemphill Park at the Spiderhouse Ballroom
“Family Stage” (Hemphill @ 30th) 1-2 PM
Trudy’s Back Wall – 4:30-5 PM
aaaaaand tomorrow, Sunday, Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour with Di Austiner Klezmer Bund Orchestra will be performing with a special guest at Pan-American Park (E 3rd at Chicon), during the big wrapup extravaganza of 25 HONK bands playing in quick succession! See the HONK!TX page for more details! http://www.honktx.org/
You are invited to join Der Firsom Yidisher Ansambl ( featuring members of Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour) as we compare and contrast the tragedy of the 1911 Triangle shirtwaist factory fire with modern sweatshop tragedies and consider the plight of the worker from a Jewish perspective. This multimedia presentation will take place 2:30-3:30pm as part of the Tapestry of Jewish Learning, at the Dell JCC, 7300 Hart Lane, Austin TX. Registration is required to attend this event, <CLICK HERE> for details.