Source: Brooklyn Vegan
Plus: Darlene Love, Ronnie Spector, Murray Hill, Landlady, Eliot Glazer’s Haunting Renditions, and more Christmas, Hanukkah and other holiday shows in NYC this season.
Source: New York Music Daily
What’s the likelihood of seeing the Klezmatics not only slink, and barrel, and slowly sway through a gorgeous and often haunting blend of minor keys and punk-klezmer romps…but also getting to see them back two of New York’s most powerful singers? It happened Wednesday night at Central Park Summerstage, where cantors Chaim David Berson and Yanky Lemmer got to take tantalizingly short turns on the mic in front of the band, along with other entertainment on a night celebrating Yiddish music from around the world.
There was a time when being a cantor was just as competitive as, say, African-American ...