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  • MUSIC: A klezmer wedding in a European shetl circa 1910

    January 3, 2009 | 2:52 am

    Former Cal student radio host (KALX) Eric Fixler writes:
    This is the Oy Mendele! episode from December 2004, when we were still on KALX. It features music historian Craig Harwood and myself walking through the sequence of a traditional Eastern European Jewish wedding, with music of then and now.

    It's worth listening to just to hear Craig say 'groovin'

    This audio is part of the collection: Ourmedia

    Author: Eric Fixler and Craig Harwood
    Keywords: klezmer; wedding; jewish; yiddish; socalled
    Creative Commons license: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike

  • In the Center of Controversy

    September 21, 2000 | 7:59 pm

    Since 1954, the Westside Jewish Community Center (WJCC) has served as a destination for neighborhood Jews. Near the intersection of Olympic and San Vicente boulevards with Fairfax Avenue, the venerable institution - a branch of the Jewish Com-munity Centers of Greater Los Angeles...