Sun Jun 06 2021


Pacific Time
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Co-presented by KlezCalifornia

Zingeray, with Sharon Bernstein, Cindy Paley, Jane Peppler, and Lorin Sklamberg

You are invited to the 4th Zingeray of Yiddish songs, a presentation and singalong of Yiddish songs, sponsored by The Jewish Folk Chorus of San Francisco. The four lead singers are:

Cantor Sharon Bernstein  – Singer, pianist, composer, researcher and international performer of Yiddish and Jewish music. Sharon is Cantor of Congregation Sha’ar Zahav in San Francisco.

Cindy Paley – Acclaimed national and international performer and recording artist of Yiddish music. For decades, Cindy has been a music educator and is cantorial soloist at Lev Eisha in LA and the Neshama Minyan at Valley Beth Shalom in Encino, CA.

Jane Peppler – Researcher, performer and archivist of the forgotten heritage of Yiddish popular song of the interwar era and the vanished Yiddish cabaret of Poland, as well as pre-Holocaust Yiddish theater music. Jane is also the leading source and reviver of the “Yiddish Penny Songs” of the Ragtime era.

Lorin Sklamberg – Lead singer and multi-instrumentalist of the beloved Grammy-winning Klezmatics since their founding in the mid-‘80’s. Lorin continues to be a tireless leading exponent of Yiddish and traditional Jewish song worldwide, and currently serves as Sound Archivist at the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.       Adam Berry photo

RSVP to with your full name no later than four hours before the event begins. You will then receive the Zoom link and song lyrics (which will also be screen-shared) near the time of the event.