Thursday 7 November, 7.30pm at SOAS, London: ‘Sholem Aleykhem Comrade’

violine bowMusic, literature and political activism were woven through Jewish life in Russia and Eastern Europe before and after the Russian Revolution of 1917. On the anniversary of that momentous event, the London Klezmer Quartet, together with Julia Bard and David Rosenberg of Jewish Socialist magazineand Yiddish singer & scholar Yuri Vedenyapin present an evening of music, poetry and prose drawn from this cultural and political treasure trove, in association with the Jewish Music Institute and Ed Emery.
Advance tickets at discount: