FRANK LONDON: NIGUNIM FROM GALICIA
IFF Trio: Frank London (trumpet), Ilya Schneyveys (accordion, keyboard), Francesca Ter-Berg (cello)
IFF Klezmer Trio features three leading lights of the Klezmer revival:
I – for multi-instrumentalist Ilya Shneyveys of Forshpil
F – for cellist Francesca Ter-Berg from Fran & Flora
F – for trumpeter Frank London from the Klezmatics
In the festival Tent they will perform traditional and experimental Yiddish music for listening, singing & dancing, focusing on the nigunim - spiritual melodies from Galicia, a region with a vibrant Jewish history, now part of southeastern Poland and western Ukraine.