The Music List


Ongoing: The New York Klezmer Series returns with a long schedule of great musical events. Of particular note is the duo appearing on March 12 at 8 p.m., “Alicia Svigals & Patrick Farrell play Kostakowsky” and Metropolitan Klezmer, which performs on March 26. All events at Town and Village Synagogue, 334 E. 14th St.,

Feb. 27: Bang on a Can and The Jewish Museum present flautist Nicole Mitchell and her trio Matape, 7:30 p.m., The Jewish Museum’s Scheuer Auditorium, Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street,

March 3: The acclaimed clarinetist and mandolinist Andy Statman performs with this trio in concert, 7 p.m. Museum at Eldridge Street, 12 Eldridge St.,

March 7: Anat Cohen Quartetinho, the brilliant Israeli clarinetist with her ensemble dedicated to Brazilian jazz, 8 p.m. Miller Theatre, Columbia University, 116th Street and Broadway,

March 22: HaZamir in concert. Hundreds of teenagers from across the nation and Israel combine their voices in song, 3 p.m., David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center, 64th Street and Broadway,

March 28: Uri Gurvich, outstanding Israeli jazz alto sax player, and his E-Folk band in concert. Nublu, 151 Ave. C,

March 30, 31: Yiddish Glory: The Lost Songs of WWII. The New York premiere of this Grammy-nominated music program shines a spotlight on the everyday lives of Soviet Jews during World War II. The songs, originally by amateur authors, were collected by legendary ethnomusicologist Moisei Beregovsky and thought lost following his arrest during Stalin’s anti-Jewish purge. Decades later, the songs were discovered in a collection of unnamed boxes in Ukraine and revived by a team of dedicated artists and scholars determined to raise awareness of this lost chapter of history. Premiering for the first time in New York, this internationally acclaimed concert program features the preeminent Russian Roma trio Loyko, singer-songwriter Psoy Korolenko, and narration by Yiddish scholar Anna Shternshis, with captions in English, Yiddish, and Russian. 7 p.m., both nights. Museum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Pl.,

April 1: Zol Zayn: An Evening of Poetry and Song, an evening performance celebrating the rich tradition of turning great Yiddish poems into songs, including works by Celia Dropkin, Itzik Manger, Morris Rosenfeld, Leyb Naydus, David Edelstadt, Avrom Sutzkever, Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman, Rokhl Korn, and many others. Symphony Space, Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theater, 95th Street and Broadway,

April 27: Acclaimed guitarist and film score composer Gary Lucas celebrates 40 years in music with his band Gods and Monsters. Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St.,