2006 Festival Schedule


Tuesday, May 16 | Opening Night
8:00 pm
Bring in Da Klez, Bring in Da Funk
New Orleans Klezmer All-Stars
Opening Act: Vulgar Bulgars

Wednesday, May 17
10:00 am
Klez for Kids
New Orleans Klezmer All-Stars

Wednesdasy, May 17
8:00 pm
Peace Café Open Mic
VENUE: Busboys & Poets, 2021 14th Street NW (14th and V)

Thursday, May 18
7:30 pm
Kabbalah Kirtan

Saturday, May 20
9:00 pm
Balagan Boogaloo Party
dj handler, DJ Shotnez and Y-Love
VENUE: Bourbon (formerly Blue Room), 2321 18th Street NW (Adams Morgan)

Sunday, May 21 | Sunday Jam
Noon and 2:00 pm Spring on the Steps
11:00 am Variations on a Theme: Jazz Brunch and Discussion
1:00 pm Panel Discussion: What’s Up with Jews and Hip Hop?

Sunday, May 21
7:00 pm
Rhythm & Jazz: To the Edge of the Afro-Semitic Diaspora
Hasidic New Wave and Yakar Rhythms
VENUE: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1530 P Street NW (16th and P)

Monday, May 22
7:30 pm
Masada Rock

Tuesday, May 23
7:30 pm
Encore Screening of A Cantor’s Tale

Wednesday, May 24 | Closing Night
8:00 pm
Voice Like Henna
Michal Cohen
Opening Act: Sam Turner’s Dom Pakka Chikki


Festival Assistant
(202) 777-3251

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2009 Washington Jewish Music Festival
June 4-11, 2009