Michael Alpert & Julian Kytasty – Night Songs from a Neighboring Village (Oriente)

Michael Alpert - Julian KytastyA project to recreate what might have been the modern music of Jewish Ukraine if not for the fascists & totalitarians of the 20th Century. Undertaken by award-winning scholars Michael Alpert, a renowned Yiddish singer & scholar of the music of the Hasidic world, & Julian Kytasty, a scholar of Ukrainian liturgical music & kobzars (epic songs) & master of the bandura (Ukrainian lute-harp). Respect!

Website with video & more info here.

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