LKQ at Australia's National Folk Festival, 2012
Nakht and Tsivalas Bulgar at Australia's National
Folk Festival, 2012
reaction to the LKQ concert at Newcastle Synagogue
Some quotes and feedback on the 2012 Australian LKQ tour from
radio presenters, producers, festival directors and venue
London Klezmer Quartet proved to be one of the most popular instrumental
groups at the [National Folk] festival… Their infectious repertoire of
much-loved, toe-tapping klezmer tunes from Eastern Europe wowed the crowds…
all played with passion and flair.”
Australian Jewish News.
real deal, to these ears.”
Doug Spencer, producer-presenter The Weekend Planet, ABC Radio National.
“The phones went crazy when we offered the giveaway tickets!”
Jo Printz, Producer, ABC Central Victoria.
“Fantastic feedback from the Saturday afternoon performance!”
Rebecca Armstrong, Producer, Arts Centre Melbourne.
“We were delighted to have LKQ perform at Shir Madness – such a talented
and charming bunch of women! Many attendees commented that the LKQ
performance was one of the highlights of the entire festival.”
Gary Holzman, Festival Director, Shir Madness Sydney Jewish Music Festival
still buzzing from yesterday evening's concert! It was absolutely superb.
It was dramatic, beautifully played, very evocative, entertaining and one of
those night's out where you feel so happy to have been there! They also
struck a perfect balance between music and talk; exactly what I was after.”
Catherine Benz, Curator, Delmar Gallery, Sydney.
was an absolute joy to have Klezkids in the (Spiegel) tent.”
Families & Youth Projects Co-ordinator (re: the KlezKids Workshop for
Children) Arts Centre, Melbourne.
“Thanks so much for an absolutely fantastic concert and workshop here at
the Wollongong Con! People are still raving about it!”
Sophie Unsen, Event Co-ordinator, Wollongong Conservatorium.
reports from Friday’s performance have been FANTASTIC!
Thanks so much for being part of the Soul Food Season at The Capital.”
Jacoba Kelly, Marketing Manager, The Capital, Bendigo
performances and workshops in Australia, 23 March to 9
April 2012 were:
Kantara House, Greenpoint, Central Coast
24 March Newcastle
25 March Shir Madness
Festival, Bondi Pavilion, Sydney
Trinity's Society of the Arts, Sydney
27 March Sydney Jewish
28 March Sydney
Wongawilli Hall, Wollongong Klezmer Keilidh ('Hopkele')
/ Bush Dance
Wollongong Conservatorium Workshop&concert
30 March The Capital, Bendigo
Famous Spiegeltent, Melbourne A Klezmer Party!
31 March Boite Hopkele, A Klezmer Dance
April The Famous Spiegeltent,
Melbourne Klez Kids
1 April Caravan Music Club
Melba Hall, University of Melbourne
April Jika Jika Community House
3 April Camelot, Sydney
4 April Joan
Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Penrith Workshop