Shirim: Klezmer for Kids!
Shirim has created quality entertainment and educational shows for kids in both public concert settings and school settings. Their recording with Maurice Sendak of “Pincus & the Pig” has garnered them a Parent’s Choice Gold Award, a Notable Children’s Recording Award from the American Library Association, and their public radio special created with Ellen Kushner, “The Golden Dreydl” garnered them a Gracie Award.
The band created an educational show which played in hundreds of public schools in Massachusetts and beyond and was on the Young Audiences of Massachusetts performing roster for years.Shirim can perform for your family audience for fun and education!
Additionally, band leader Glenn Dickson has worked for years leading klezmer ensembles for kids and adults at the Prozdor High School of Hebrew College and at the JCC in Newton, MA.