Chamber Music at Rodeph Sholom

About the Concert

With the sublime Clarinet trio by Brahms, the virtuosity of Saint Saens, and new Klezmer compositions, acclaimed clarinetist David Krakauer and award-winning pianist Kathleen Tagg join Susan Rotholz and Eliot Bailen for an afternoon of varied chamber music. Then we will join together in song as we conclude the concert with our favorite Chanukah songs! 

Concert Program

Trio in A Minor, Op. 114
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Andantino Grazioso

Tarantella in A Minor, Op. 6 for flute, clarinet and piano
Camille Saint Saëns (1835-1921)

Three Klezmer Pieces
Der Gasn Nign (traditional, arr. Krakauer/Tagg) 

Clarinet, Cello, and Piano

Synagogue Wail for unaccompanied clarinet (Krakauer)

Der Heyser Bulgar (traditional, arr. Krakauer/Tagg) 

Clarinet, Cello, and Piano

Chanukah Songs
Raise Up the Menorah (Eliot Bailen)
Light One Candle (Peter Yarrow)
Oh Chanukah, Oh Chanukah (Avraham Avronin)

About the Artists

David Krakauer | Clarinet

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Kathleen Tagg | Pianist

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Susan Rotholz | Flute

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Eliot Bailen | Founder and Artistic Director, Cello

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Cantor Shayna De Lowe

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Rabbi Mira Weller

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About Chamber Music at Rodeph Sholom

Led by Artistic Director Eliot Bailen, Chamber Music at Rodeph Sholom presents classical and modern chamber music and explores the diversity and many dimensions of Jewish music within the repertory. Bringing music to life for a community of all ages and experiences is central to Chamber Music at Rodeph Sholom’s mission.