Klezmer music workshop
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WORKSHOPS BY INSTRUMENT GROUPS
BOWS - CLARINETS - BRASS - HARMONIC INSTRUMENTS - FLUTS - CYMBALUM
WORKSHOPS BY LEVEL Beginners / Intermediate - Intermediate / Advanced
THEME WORKSHOPS, ORCHESTRAS Constitution of orchestras by level or by theme
DIRECTORY Traditional pieces from the archives of the early 20th century are taught in oral tradition. The
selected themes come from original and little known repertoires. The choice of directory corresponds
rather in the pre-American klezmer style, a style generally rich in phrasing, ornaments and variations.
During the thematic workshops, there will be work on orchestration, the role of instruments, arrangement and
"non-arrangement", group energy ... Questions about the context of a klezmer ball and the
communication with the "tanz maïster" and the dancers will be discussed.
Several moments are devoted to listening to sources, analyzing the archives in order to appropriate them.
and interpret them.
VOCATIONAL WORKSHOP OPEN TO PROFESSIONAL SINGERS and AMATEURS
We will focus our learning on the wide range of Yiddish repertoire: Jewish songs
traditional Eastern European dishes with the air of "Yiddish Broadway" in America.
Through the practice of these very diverse songs we will become familiar with the originality of Yiddish song,
its history, its style, its ornaments. In order to understand, beyond the differences of each song, the
common quality that characterizes them.
This repertoire rich in emotion will allow us to explore the expressiveness of our voice and discover the
nuances and subtleties of it.
DANCE The "repertoire" of klezmer dance will be approached by learning the "basic steps" of the dances
collective: hora, bulgar, sirba, honga, khosidl, freylekh, sher, kolomeïka, terkisher, patch-tanz.
Emphasis will be placed on the study of the style and vocabulary danced by addressing the multiple variations,
gestures, joints and other expressions.
Trainees can learn to lead a klezmer ball, to communicate with the orchestra, they can
thus experimenting with practices useful for leading the public, the dancers.