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.
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