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Budapest’s Jewish Summer Festival Turns 14 (VIDEO)

By Jspace Staff on 8/31/2011 at 5:37 PM

Categories: Culture, Entertainment, Music

The 14th annual Jewish Summer Festival kicked off on Sunday in Budapest with a concert featuring the pleasantly contradictory musical stylings of the Adler Trio and violinist Katica Illenyi. The festival, which still employs Dohány Street Synagogue as its central venue, features international stars, popular Hungarian groups, solo performers, and, of course, plenty of Klezmer music. Tomorrow the annual cantor concert fills the Frankel Street Synagogue with music. Featuring some of the most prominent cantor …More