Albuquerque's annual celebration of Klezmer music and dance, featuring clarinetist & ethnomusicologist Joel Rubin; composer and cimbalom teacher Pete Rushefsky; klezmer violinist Steve Greenman; and director/choreographer Bruce Bierman. Weekend includes special Shabbat services, dance parties, concerts, workshops and a lunch n' learn. Held at Nahalat Shalom, 3606 Rio Grande Blvd. NW, Albuquerque.
Marcy OsterHamas leader Khaled Meshaal said he does not know whether his organization will ever recognize Israel’s right to exist, but cannot even think about it until there is a Palestinian state. ...[Link]