Klezmer on Ice Schedule

Registration is requested for all events. More details here.

Thursday, February 2

Klezmer on Ice Kickoff Party! at Temple of Aaron Synagogue in St. Paul (FREE) (INDOOR CONCERT/SKATING OUTSIDE)

6PM: Ice skating rink open (bring your own skates, warming hut in the synagogue)

7-9 PM: Live music in the synagogue by Sarina Partridge, Tzipporah and Izzy Buckner, and JEWBALAYA

Friday, February 3

6-7 PM: Shabbat Shirah musical services with Jake Shulman-Ment at Temple of Aaron Synagogue in St. Paul

Saturday, February 4

12-12:40 and 2-2:40 PM: Klezmer on Ice at Art Shanty Projects; Booom Box Shanty #18, behind the Lake Harriet Bandshell in Minneapolis (FREE) (OUTSIDE)

  • Live klezmer music by the Longfellow Village Band with special guests Jake Shulman-Ment and Eléonore Weill
  • Outdoor Yiddish dancing with instructor Laura Levinson

8-11 PM: Cabaret hosted by Laura Levinson and rafa kern with music by Klezmommies and featuring Southside Shtetl Judaica vendors at Center for Performing Arts in Minneapolis (FREE) (INSIDE) (Doors: 8 pm Show: 9 pm)

Sunday, February 5

10 AM-3PM: Workshop series at JCC Capp Center, St. Paul ($15/$30) (INSIDE) (GOVT ID REQUIRED TO ENTER JCC)

  • Klezmer for Melodic Players with Jake Shulman-Ment (10:30-noon)
  • Tkhines 101: Yiddish Heart Liturgy with Rabbi Noam Lerman (10:30-noon)
  • Klezmer Groove Train with Richie Barshay (10:30-noon)
  • Yiddish Song Workshop with Sarah Larsson (10:30-noon)
  • Klezmer Guitar Hero with Yoshie Fruchter (12:30-2)
  • Tkhines: Writing Your Own with Rabbi Noam Lerman (12:30-2)
  • Klezmer Rhythm Section Tutorial with Richie Barshay (12:30-2)
  • Nigunim Singing with Éléonore Weill (12:30-2)

7 PM: MIDWOOD featuring Jake Shulman-Ment and Soul Trouvère at Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis ($15/$20) (INSIDE) (Doors: 7 pm Show: 7:30 pm)

Partner events in the Twin Cities

Luminary Havdalah at Levin Park Minneapolis (Saturday, February 4 at 7 PM)

Shabbat Shira at Temple Israel Minneapolis featuring REVIVAL singers Lea Kalisch and Julia Ostrov (Friday, February 3 at 6 PM)

Joyful Prayer Minyan & Torah Study with REVIVAL Ensemble at Temple Israel Minneapolis (Saturday, February 4 at 9 AM)

Tu B’Shvat Concert featuring Sarina Partridge at Shir Tikvah Synagogue in Minneapolis (Sunday, February 5 at 5 PM)