Klezmer on Ice Kickoff Party

Thursday, February 2

OUTDOOR ice skating from 6-9 pm, INDOOR concert from 7-9 pm
Temple of Aaron Synagogue
616 Mississippi River Blvd, Saint Paul

Free RSVP requested – click here

Bundle up for outdoor ice skating then warm up inside with hot cocoa and live music from local Yiddish and klezmer artists! Bring your own skates!


  • Jewbalaya
  • Sarina Partridge
  • Tzipporah and Izzy Buckner


Formed in 2022 by local Rabbis Marcus Rubenstein (Temple of Aaron) and Tobias Moss (Temple Israel), and vocalist Lea Kalisch, JEWBALAYA plays a feel-good mixture of Klezmer and Traditional New Orleans jazz!


Sarina Partridge

Sarina Partridge is a musician, song-leader and educator in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She feels most alive when learning, creating and sharing songs, and enjoys singing with a wide variety of music projects – Eastern European and Yiddish song, old-time music, community song-leading… and everything in between. Sarina has traveled around the world to study with master folk singers, and has toured with the traveling ensemble Northern Harmony abroad and in the USA. She has a passion for connecting people with their own creativity and with community, and uses singing to help folks develop a sense of wonder for this wild world around us. Let’s sing!


Tzipporah and Izzy Buckner

Tzipporah is a Twin-Cities based singer/songwriter, guitarist, and educator. A former classical guitarist turned folk/rock musician, she believes that music and art are powerful tools for positive social change. Izzy Buckner is a non-binary Jewish Minneapolis transplant, guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Their songs range from sincere to snarky to sad and often delve into their emotional experiences where the personal meets the political.