A special performance for our 2021 online festival! Watch the performance anytime on festival day by returning to this page https://youtu.be/_yKOmBTb7b4
San Francisco Yiddish Combo’s material ranges from traditional klezmer to a wild assortment of eastern-European, Sephardic and contemporary folk tunes!
The San Francisco Yiddish Combo (SFYC) was formed by accident when a love of klezmer music collided with their collective backgrounds in every genre except klezmer. Now the SFYC is embarked on a journey around the world to present their own unique blend of everything that is klezmer, mixed with years of experience in the jazz, blues, folk, and even hip hop world.
Made up of classically trained musicians who enjoy stretching musical boundaries, the SFYC is led by cellist Rebecca Roudman, who has fronted groups all over the world bringing her virtuosic and fiery playing to stages from China to Italy and beyond. Check out the SFYC for a fresh spin on klezmer with plenty of recognizable nods to an eclectic mix of genres. Oh yeah, and great for dancing!