Musical Festival, Jewslims Orchestra, in Lviv, Ukraine

On November 21st, FFEU partner in Ukraine, the Union of Jewish Religious Organizations of Ukraine led by its Board Chairman Pavel Feldblyum, organized a twinning event in Lviv. The Twinning program is a musical festival called the “Jewslims Orchestra”, uniting Ukrainian Jews, Crimean Tatars, and the Chingenes (Crimea-Tatar Roms). The Mayor of Lviv, Andriy Sadovyi was one of the distinguished attendees.

Musicians include Mitya Gerasimov (Pushkin Klezmer Band) and Grammy-awarded New York trumpeter Frank London (The Klezmatics, Klezmer Brass Allstars), and also famous Crimean-Tatar musicians Aliye Hadjabadinova and Shevket Zmorka.

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