Interfaith Panel Discussion – “Music and the Arts: A Bridge to Peace”

Interfaith Panel Discussion “Music and the Arts: A Bridge to Peace” Wednesday March 11th, 8PM Schwartz/Reisman Centre, 9600 Bathurst St., FREE

Julius: All-Star Yiddish Vocal Quartet

Julius: All-Star Yiddish Vocal Quartet Featuring Josh Dolgin, Anthony Russell, Mitch Smolkin, and David Wall Sunday May 17, 2015, 7PM Temple Sinai, 210 Wilson Avenue For tickets, call 416-487-4161 or follow this link.

Diwan Saz Interfaith Ensemble

Thursday March 12, 8PM Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. Tickets – $25+HST ($28) and $30+HST ($34) For tickets call 416-646-4677 or buy online at the Aga Khan Museum Box Office.

Channukah 2014

Saturday December 20, 7-9pm – FREE Schwartz-Reisman Centre, Lebovic Campus, 9600 Bathurst St. Ashkenaz is pleased to participate this year in community Channukah festivities at the Schwartz-Reisman Centre in Vaughan, as part of our York Region Initiative, and in partnership with the JCCs of Greater Toronto. Ashkenaz will host family-friendly activities, including face-painting and craft-making… Read More »

The Wandering Muse

Toronto Premiere film screening December 5-11, various times Bloor Hot Docs Cinema, 506 Bloor St. W.   *Please note the “official” Toronto launch screening takes place on Saturday December 6 at 8:30pm, with director Tamas Wormser in attendance, followed by an after-screening shmooze and jam session with Ashkenaz Festival alumni at The Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Ave. Admission… Read More »

The Klezmatics

Thursday December 11, 8pm Flato Markham Theatre 171 Town Centre Boulevard, Markham, ON Tickets $54 / $59   Presented by Flato Markham Theatre, in association with Ashkenaz  


Sunday May 25, 2014 Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre 750 Spadina Avenue (at Bloor) Lectures: 2:00-6:00pm Gala Concert: 8:00pm Immerse yourself in mameloshn! Celebrate the women of Yiddish literature with lectures in Yiddish and English, poetry readings and an evening Yiddish concert featuring Vira Lozinsky and the Emil Aybinder Ensemble from Israel. Featuring special guest… Read More »

Vira Lozinsky and the Emil Aybinder Ensemble

Sunday May 25, 8pm Al Green Theatre, MNJCC, 750 Spadina Ave. $20 in advance, $25 at door (plus HST) For tickets please click here or call Ticketwise at (416) 907-0468. Please note that the tickets listed are for the concert PLUS the day of Yiddishtog lectures ($25+HST). Once you choose your seats, you will have the option… Read More »

Reel Ashkenaz at TJFF

Ashkenaz is pleased once again to partner with the Toronto Jewish Film Festival (TJFF) in presenting a mini film series highlighting Yiddish cinema and Jewish musical stories. This year’s selections include captivating portraits of the late great composer Marvin Hamlisch and legendary music journalist Nat Hentoff, each of whose body of work symbolizes the central… Read More »

Israeli Jazz Showcase

ISRAELI JAZZ SHOWCASE GILAD HEKSELMAN TRIO SHAI MAESTRO TRIO with special guest DAVID BUCHBINDER ENSEMBLE THURSDAY MARCH 6, 7pm THE REX HOTEL – 194 Queen St. West $15 at the door (no advance sales) During February and March, in venues across the GTA, a number of Toronto’s leading cultural institutions are presenting Spotlight on Israeli… Read More »