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2014 Ashkenaz Festival


The 10th biennial Ashkenaz Festival took place from August 26 to September 1, 2014, at Toronto’s Harbourfront Centre and other venues across the GTA.


Featured Performers

AVIVA (Toronto)

 Saturday, August 30, 9pm, Harbourfront Centre Theatre Ticket Info: Advance $22, Day-of $25  Order Tickets Here Toronto’s Aviva Chernick has garnered critical acclaim and Read More

Dudu Tassa (Israel)

Tuesday August 26, 8pm Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts 10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario, $22 in advance, $25 day-of Order Read More

Forshpil (Germany/Russia)

North American Premiere Sunday August 31, 11pm, Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre, FREE Forshpil is the latest revelation from the Yiddish new wave scene Read More

Lemon Bucket Orkestra (Toronto)

Saturday August 30, 9:45pm, WestJet Stage, Harbourfront Centre, FREE From Toronto to New York, Budapest to Berlin, audiences are hailing the Lemon Read More

Lilith, The Night Demon in One Lewd Act (US/Canada)

Canadian Premiere Monday September 1, 6pm, Harbourfront Centre Theatre Ticket Info: Advance $22, Day of $25 Order Tickets Here  Composed by Joshua Horowitz, and Read More

The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book (USA)

Canadian Premiere Sunday August 31, 6pm, Harbourfront Centre Theatre Ticket Info: Advance $22, Day of $25  Order Tickets Here The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of Read More

Simja Dujov (Argentina)

Saturday August 30, 11pm, Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre, FREE Simja Dujov is a composer, musician, and DJ based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read More

Sandaraa (Pakistan/Brooklyn)

Canadian Premiere Sunday August 31, 8pm, WestJet Stage, FREE Sandaraa is being hailed as “one of the most interesting and exciting things Read More

Zion80 (New York)

CD Release Sunday, August 31, 9:30pm, WestJet Stage, FREE Zion80 is the brainchild of guitarist Jon Madof, a popular project that seamlessly blends Read More