Today at the Festival
First Presbyterian Church • 8:00 PM
Pathways in Folk Music
Frank Martin Trio on Irish Themes
Smetana Trio in G minor
New & Traditional Klezmer Music
Virtuoso klezmer clarinetist David Krakauer brings his Acoustic Klezmer Quartet (accordion, bass, drums) to Skaneateles as part of a program that joins three distinct folk pathways in Irish, Czech, and Jewish music: jaunty Irish jigs for piano trio lead to passionate Czech melodies, closing with the rousing frenzy of klezmer tunes.
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First Presbyterian Church • 11:00 AM
KidsFest: Krazy Klezmer with David Krakauer (free event)
Explore the fascinating sounds of klezmer, the vibrant Jewish folk music sure to make you get up and dance. The one and only David Krakauer, an international klezmer star, leads his band of clarinet, accordion, bass, and drums in this entertaining program for kids of all ages.
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Welcome to SkanFest!
From Artistic Directors Aaron Wunsch & Julia Bruskin
Everywhere we go, people ask us about the Skaneateles Festival. Is it really as beautiful there as everyone says? Yes. Are you looking forward to the festival? Yes! What do you have in store for the programs? Well, …learn more »
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