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Klezmer Hip Hop / Tsiganeshti
 
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Live from The Ark, Ann Arbor, Mich. "Tsiganeshti." Jack Stratton, vocals, drums Bert Stratton, clarinet Alan Douglass, keyboards Steve Ostrow, trombone Irwin Weinberger, mandolin This tune -- this actual take -- is on Yiddishe Cup's latest CD, Klezmer Guy. http://www.yiddishecup.com/ [Update 2015: The drummer is in Vulfpeck, http://vulfpeck.com]
Views: 11127 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup - "Joe and Paul" (w/ Shawn Fink)
 
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The final verse is an English translation. Yiddishe Cup, live on the Hudson (Ohio) Green, 7/12/09, playing the Barton Brothers' 1947 classic "Joe and Paul (Part 1)." Shawn Fink, vocals. Steve Ostrow, pocket trumpet. Bert Stratton, clarinet Alan Douglass, keyboards Don Friedman, drums Shawn is the "fifth Beatle" of Yiddishe Cup. He frequently appears with the band. http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 4128 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup Wedding  Part One
 
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This is "klezmer workingman" stuff. A look at what Yiddishe Cup does when it's not playing concerts. For the concert angle, please check out http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 1861 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup Live in Concert
 
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Yiddishe Cup at Cain Park, Cleveland, Ohio. http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 1586 Bert Stratton
Respect Yiddishe Cup.
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com "Respect" Yiddishe Cup at a wedding, Ariel International Center, Cleveland. Tamar Gray, Yiddishe Cup vocalist. "Let me tell you flat-out, we play American music as good as -- no, better than -- all the other wedding bands." -- unbiased observer (Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup bandleader) http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 588 Bert Stratton
Should I Rent to a Stripper?
 
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Guide for perplexed landlords. By Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup / Klezmer Guy / Dear Landlord. http://www.yiddishecup.com/blog
Views: 516 Bert Stratton
KLEZMER GUY * 16 TONS
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com. Are we watching Mickey Katz do "This American Life"? . . . From KLEZMER GUY,, the show. Or The Klezmer Guy blog live, http://www.klezmerguy.com. Bert Stratton , clarinet and spoken word. . Alan Douglass is the chauffeur (and keyboard guy). DRIVING MR. KLEZMER is a neo-beatnik/nudnik mash-up of music, comedy, prose. Hop in the Ford Tsuris for a clutch-popping trip through the states of klezmer, Yiddish swing, Tin Pan Alley and spoken word.
Views: 1338 Bert Stratton
Stratton of Judea
 
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One of my better stories. About my father changing his last name from Soltzberg to Stratton. From the Klezmer Guy show. http://www.klezmerguy.com. Bert Stratton, spoken word and clarinet. Alan Douglass, keyboards. Recorded March 24, 2010, at the Maltz Museum, Cleveland.
Views: 118 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup Started Out as an Art Band
 
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Yiddishe Cup's early daze. http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup / Klezmer Guy
Views: 170 Bert Stratton
Constant Dollars
 
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http://www.klezmerguy.com by Bert Stratton
Views: 541 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup Plays Your Wedding!
 
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This 20-minute demo is excerpts from five weddings -- heavy-duty Ortho to two gentiles! You'll see a hora set, American set, strolling, and random acts of celebration, including a large dancing rabbit. http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 825 Bert Stratton
Who's Cheaper: Slovenians or Lithuanians?
 
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Another semi-pro vid from Klezmer Guy studios. http://www.klezmerguy.com
Views: 519 Bert Stratton
Ball of Tradition    [Yiddishe Cup]
 
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Yiddishe Cup Cain Park, Cleveland Hts., Ohio June 29, 2015 "Ball of Tradition" http://www.yiddishecup.com Video by Kip Gynn and Howard Schwartz http://www.vgipro.com
Views: 1265 Bert Stratton
Irregular Passover Humor
 
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This video is from the Klezmer Guy duo show. http://www.yiddishecup.com.
Views: 668 Bert Stratton
For Young Klezmers Only
 
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Some pointers, kids. An original vid from Klezmer Guy studios. http://www.klezmerguy.com. Bert Stratton
Views: 54 Bert Stratton
Is Dave Brubeck Jewish?
 
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Dave Brubeck: Jew or not a Jew? From the Klezmer Guy blog, http://www.klezmerguy.com By Bert Stratton
Views: 1321 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup
 
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Yiddishe Cup demo by Kasumi, video artist and 2011 Guggenheim fellow. http://www.kasumifilms.com http://www.yiddishecup.com [The main part of this vid -- the band tapping its feet and playing music under a tree -- was shot Aug. 19, 1999 at Wiley Middle School, University Heights, Ohio. The rest of the vid is snippets from the same time period.]
Views: 466 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup - "Hallelujah" (w/ Gerald Ross)
 
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Yiddishe Cup, live at The Ark, Ann Arbor, Mich. Guest Gerald Ross on Hawaiian lap steel guitar. More on Gerald at http://www.geraldross.com More on Yiddishe Cup at http://yiddishecup.com/ This tune -- this live version -- is on Yiddishe Cup's latest CD, Klezmer Guy.
Views: 2481 Bert Stratton
Steve Ostrow, trombonik
 
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Steve Ostrow, trombone with Funk a Deli, formerly known as Yiddishe Cup. "Trombonik Tanz," composed by Nat Farber for Si Zentner, the trombonist in the Mickey Katz band. Bop Stop, Cleveland, 3/3/18 http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 97 Bert Stratton
KLEZMER GUY  *  CROSSOVER
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com. Are we watching Mickey Katz do "This American Life"? . . . From KLEZMER GUY, the show. Or the Klezmer Guy blog live, http://www.klezmerguy.com. Bert Stratton , clarinet and spoken word. . Alan Douglass is the chauffeur (and keyboard guy). DRIVING MR. KLEZMER is a neo-beatnik/nudnik mash-up of music, comedy and prose. Hop in the Ford Tsuris for a clutch-popping trip through the states of klezmer, Yiddish swing, Tin Pan Alley and spoken word.
Views: 713 Bert Stratton
Going Tin . . . The  Klemzer Guy Blog Live
 
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Bert Stratton, leader of Yiddishe Cup, and Alan Douglass, keyboards, do their "Klezmer Guy" routine. The bandleader discusses how Yiddishe Cup's latest recording might make it big. Go tin. That's a step up from lead. http://www.yiddishecup.com Filmed at The Ark, Ann Arbor, Mich., Jan. 23, 2010.
Views: 1491 Bert Stratton
KLEZMER GUY * LARRY DAVID FOR PESACH
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com. Are we watching Mickey Katz hosting "This American Life"? From KLEZMER GUY,, the show. The Klezmer Guy blog live, http://www.klezmerguy.com. Bert Stratton , clarinet and spoken word. . Alan Douglass is the chauffeur (and keyboard guy). DRIVING MR. KLEZMER is a neo-beatnik/nudnik mash-up of music, comedy, prose. Hop in the Ford Tsuris for a clutch-popping trip through the states of klezmer, Yiddish swing, Tin Pan Alley and spoken word.
Views: 694 Bert Stratton
Funk a Deli  "Hine Ma Tov" Dixieland-style
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com Funk a Deli (formerly Yiddishe Cup) at the Bop Stop, Cleveland, March 3, 2018 Based on Joshua Nelson's "Hine Ma Tov" Tamar Gray, vocals Steve Ostrow, trumpet Irwin Weinberger, alto sax Bert Stratton, clarinet Ivan George, drums Alan Douglass, keys
Views: 99 Bert Stratton
DEAR LANDLORD: REAL MUSIC & REAL ESTATE
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com. Bert Stratton , clarinet and spoken word. . Alan Douglass is the chauffeur (and keyboard guy). Hop in the Ford Tsuris for a clutch-popping trip through the states of pop, klezmer, swing, Tin Pan Alley and spoken word.
Views: 415 Bert Stratton
Accounting and Korean
 
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Accounting and Korean
Views: 197 Bert Stratton
Funk a Deli  "Midnight Train to Georgia"
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com Recorded at the Bop Stop, 3/3/18, Cleveland. Tamar Gray, lead vocals Irwin Weinberger, vocals Alan Douglass, keyboard, vocals Steve Ostrow, violin Ivan George, drums Bert Stratton, tenor sax
Views: 199 Bert Stratton
Busking in New Orleans
 
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Bert Stratton, clarinet, with Chris the gospel singer. On Royal Street, French Quarter, December 2014. http://www.yiddishecup.com -- yiddishe cup website http://www.klezmerguy.com -- klezmer guy blog
Views: 107 Bert Stratton
Oh, to be in England
 
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A gringo comes down with anglophilia. http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup / Klezmer Guy
Views: 407 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup Wedding Part Two
 
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Ladies and gentlemen, let's hear it for a great new band, America's Cup. This has a lot of non-Jewish music in it. http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 1018 Bert Stratton
"Zug"   Yiddishe Cup as the Barry Sisters?
 
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The Barry Sisters' 1958 swing classic "Zug es mir nokhamol" (Tell Me Once More). Recorded at City of University Heights (Ohio) Summer Concert Series. Wiley. 8/20/09 Irwin Weinberger, vocals, alto sax Alan Douglass, vocals, keys Steve Ostrow, pocket trumpet Jack Stratton, drums Bert Stratton, tenor sax Daniel Ducoff (not pictured), shtickmeister (dance leader) http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 2333 Bert Stratton
KLEZMER GUY * VOCAL REST
 
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http://www.klezmerguy.com. From the "Klezmer Guy" show. http://www.yiddishecup.com. Bert Stratton & Alan Douglass.
Views: 198 Bert Stratton
Y Tu Violin Tambien
 
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Steve Greenman's lawyer. http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup / Klezmer Guy
Views: 133 Bert Stratton
Whatever Happened to Putt-Putt?
 
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An original Klezmer Guy video. http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton
Views: 129 Bert Stratton
The Unknowns
 
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http://www.klezmerguy.com by Bert Stratton
Views: 34 Bert Stratton
Square Mile
 
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I'd like my board games back -- now! http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup / Klezmer Guy
Views: 97 Bert Stratton
I'm No Benny Goodman
 
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http://www.klezmerguy.com by Bert Stratton
Views: 73 Bert Stratton
Critters
 
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Views: 59 Bert Stratton
Real Music & Real Estate
 
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The Klezmer Guy show. http://www.klezmerguy.com
Views: 38 Bert Stratton
You wouldn't believe the derelicts . . .
 
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Real real estate. Klezmer Guy Studios. http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton
Views: 74 Bert Stratton
Yiddishe Cup is Proud.
 
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http://www.yiddishecup.com Yiddishe Cup, wedding at Ariel International Center, Cleveland. "Proud Mary" Tamar Gray, vocals. "Let me tell you flat-out, we play American music as good as -- no, better than -- all the other wedding bands." -- unbiased observer (Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup bandleader) http://www.yiddishecup.com
Views: 137 Bert Stratton
Sensible Shoes
 
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S.A.S., Purcells. http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup / Klezmer Guy
Views: 136 Bert Stratton
Fred's Deli and the Witch
 
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A store's story. http://www.klezmerguy.com. By Bert Stratton, Yiddishe Cup / Klezmer Guy
Views: 156 Bert Stratton
No More Greasy Fries
 
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http://www.klezmerguy.com by Bert Stratton
Views: 120 Bert Stratton