Kalman Balogh & the Gypsy Cimbalom Band – March 27, 2009

High-octane Roma music and jazz/folk fusion from Hungary Hungarian Canadian Cultural Centre, 840 St. Clair West – $25@door

CD Release: Jaffa Road – March 25, 2009

Toronto group blends Sephardic, Hebrew and Middle-eastern sounds with Jazz, latin, funk, reggae and electronica Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. – $12 adv, $15@door

CD Release: Lorie Wolf’s “Taibele and her Demon” – January 18, 2009

Jazz/World music interpretation of famous I.B. Singer story, performed with narration Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave. – $15 adv, $20@door

Flory Jagoda: Judeo-Spanish Songs from Bosnia – December 6, 2008

Balkan-Ladino music from Bosnia Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. – $20 adv, $25@door

Theodore Bikel – February 2, 2008

Legendary singer/actor performs in Toronto for the first time in 20 years! Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. – $45/$60/$75

Hip Hop Hanukah featuring Socalled – December 8, 2007

Montreal’s Yiddish Hip-hop renegade fuses Jewish roots with urban grooves The Mod Club Theatre, 722 College St.

CD Release: Sisters of Sheynville – November 1, 2007

Yiddish swing and three-part harmony a la the Barry Sisters Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W.

Michael Wex: Born to Kvetch – October 30, 2007

Yiddish raconteur reads from his new book Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. W.

Shura Lipovsky with Brian Katz & Martin Van de Ven – MAY 13, 2007

Holland’s leading Yiddish songstress’ first Canadian appearance in over a decade Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave.

The Socalled Movie – May 2 & May 4, 2010

Ashkenaz is pleased to co-present with Hot Docs Documentary Film Festival the North American premiere of THE SOCALLED MOVIE Two screenings: Sunday May 2, 9:15pm Bloor Cinema 506 Bloor St. West Tuesday, May 04 11:30 am at The ROM Theatre., 100 Queens Park The Socalled Movie is an NFB-produced, feature documentary film about Montreal-based Yiddish… Read More »