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Mott Students Exposed to Klezmer Music

KLezmer is a music style native to pre World War 2 Eastern European Jewish communities. It was primarily played at joyous clebrations such as weddings, holidays and Bar Mitzvahs.

Students at Mott welcomed two musicians who taught them about Klezmer music. Klezmar is a style of music that originated in Eastern European Jewish communities prior to the Holocaust. It is an upbeat style of music played at joyous occassions. Students learned about their instruments and the region the music came from. They listened to songs and tunes played in this style.

Posted Monday, March 9, 2020