8pm - 9.30pm
: Learn klezmer tunes and style. Minimum Grade 3, all instruments except percussion.
CONTACT DETAILS: Ernie Gruner
0418 549 6310418 549 631
Earlybird tickets via Trybooking. Discount for doing both workshops !
Limited seats , so book early. Door sales if available, will cost extra.
Ernie is Australia's leading traditional style klezmer fiddler, and has taught klezmer and nigunnim around Australia and New Zealand. He leads Klezmeritis, plays in Bohemian Nights (here for Fairbridge festival) and popular wedding band the Klezmer Trio .
He travelled to New York in 1998 and 2008 to study with Alicia Svigals (Klezmatics co-founder) then to Klezmer camps and festivals in Kracow, Budapest, San Franscisco and Montreal.
In Melbourne he has promoted and or played with overseas musicians London Klezmer Quartet, Knakl and Michael Alpert.