Monday, 21 July 2014
Bank Holiday Monday Klezmer Concert in the Park
Ramsgate Montefiore Heritage
presents Klezmer in King George VI Park
at the Italianate Greenhouse, King George VI Park, Ramsgate
featuring Shir, the complete Jewish music group
on BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY, 25th AUGUST, from 3.00pm.
All welcome – free entrance
Ramsgate Montefiore Heritage is delighted to be participating in the Ramsgate Summer Squall for the first time. Further details of the entire Ramsgate Summer Squall programme can be found on the its website: http://ramsgatearts.org/a-summer-squall
The five musicians, comprising the Shir group, come from different musical backgrounds (classical, jazz and gypsy folk) and perform Klezmer, Yiddish, Sephardi and Ladino music. Formed by Maurice Chernick in 1997, the group has become a major force on the UK Jewish music scene performing concerts and fulfilling the original function of the Klezmorim – entertaining at Simchas - Jewish parties. Further details of the Shir musicians can be found in the attachment. The group will be performing outside Sir Moses’ Italianate Greenhouse which can be best approached from Montefiore Avenue, Ramsgate (CT11 8BD).