Sonoma County

Native speaker who teaches Yiddish language. Leads Yiddish literature classes (in translation) through JCC Sonoma County.

 Yiddish Language Teachers & Translators /  Sonoma County

Started in April 2020, Ethel's Bagels has nine flavors of bagels. Bagels and shmears. "A West Coast bagel with an East Coast attitude." Delivery is available two days a week in Sonoma County and one day per week in Marin County, San Francisco, and the East Bay

 Ashkenazi Food /  Sonoma County

The “Singing Jewish Cowboy,” Scott comes from a secular left-wing Jewish agricultural community near Petaluma, where Yiddish culture and activism for social justice were very important. He has worked in agriculture all his life, mainly on cattle ranches. Sings country, folk and cowboy songs, but Yiddish “shtetl folksongs,” sung to...

 Performers, Yiddish Choruses, Singers & Song Leaders /  Sonoma County

Band specializing in traditional Old World Klezmer and Israeli dance music. Also swing and old standards. Sonia Tubridy, accordion; Paul Alexander, clarinet; Gus Garelick, mandolin and violin; Richard Saunders, bass.  CDs: “Mazel Tov”; “Raisins and Almonds”; “The Rabbi’s Farewell”; “Chiribim Bim Bam” (Favorite Yiddish Vocals with Alby Kass). Available for...

 Performers /  Sonoma County

Gale Kissin, a.k.a. Gishe Reyzl, is a Yiddish folksinger and guitarist.

 Performers, Yiddish Choruses, Singers & Song Leaders /  Sonoma County

Klezmer and Israeli music, and some bluegrass at events large or small

 Performers /  Sonoma County

Gale Kissin, vocals; Suzanne Shanbaum, guitar; Rhonda Findling, percussion.

 Performers /  Sonoma County

Simka has played at b’ney mitzveh parties, weddings, parties, festivals, and charity events in the North Bay. Repertoire includes klezmer, Israeli folk dances, jazz standards, tangos, polkas, fiddle tunes, and café music. Available for gigs anywhere in the North Bay (and beyond!)

 Performers /  Sonoma County

We have a great selection of films for you. Some are in English, some are in a foreign language. Some are funny, some are serious. We have a filmmaker coming to meet you, and a panel discussion after one of the other films. http://www.jccsoco.org/filmfestival/

 Jewish Arts Presenters /  Sonoma County

We strive to make the highest quality bagels using traditional bagel making techniques and the best ingredients. Our bagels are made with fresh flour, whole grains, and fermented with a sourdough starter. We use local and organic produce, dairy, and grains.  Closed Monday and Tuesday.

 Ashkenazi Food /  Sonoma County

Member of Jubilee Klezmer Ensemble. Trained in Israel and has been music director of Chutspah and Fiddler on the Roof. Performs klezmer and Israeli music with Jubilee Klezmer Ensemble, solo, in duos and other size groups. Performs with singer Alby Kass in programs of Yiddish songs and klezmer.

 Performers /  Sonoma County

Occasional Yiddish literature in translation class led by Loretta Denner.

 Yiddish Language & Culture – Informal Learning /  Sonoma County

The informal weekly Beginning Yiddish class meets Tuesdays at 11:00am, at Congregation Ner Shalom in Cotati. More info: lois5@sonic.net. The periodic Yiddish Tish meets Wednesdays at noon over lunch to read, translate and discuss (in English) Yiddish literature, primarily poetry and short prose. Texts are provided in alef-beys and in...

 Yiddish Language & Culture – Informal Learning /  Sonoma County