Yaron Shragai
International/Balkan/Klezmer dance teacher/leader, contra dance caller. Folk musician/bandleader of various styles. Percussion, recorder/whistles, song.

Member of: Blajini (also group contact), Chimney Swift, Marnen, Yaron, & Gawain (also group contact), Meraki (also group contact), Platana (also group contact), Yaron Shragai & Lauren Ingram (also group contact), Shver un Shviger, Skorosmrtnica (also group contact)
ERASETHISyaron DOT shra AT gmail DOT com
Appeared at NEFFA 2018:
Amazing Return ContrasDS Friday April 20, 8:00pm to 8:50pm, High School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Come join for contras with shadows with amazing ways to reunite with your partner!
Pre-Israeli Songs from the 20's & 30'sP Saturday April 21, 10:00am to 10:50am, High School Rm. 176 [show on grid]
Enjoy a selection of songs from this formative period of the Israeli song tradition. Listen, sing along, and learn the stories and context behind the music.
Klezmer JamGS Sunday April 22, 11:00am to 11:50am, Middle School Rm. 103/104 [show on grid]
Participatory playing of klezmer tunes, all instruments (and vocalists), all levels. Sheet music will be provided, including various klezmer forms: freylekhs, slow hora, bulgar, terkish, Yiddish swing, etc.
Tanz! Yiddish DanceDB Sunday April 22, 12:30pm to 1:20pm, Middle School Rm. 105/106 [show on grid]
Easy dances to klezmer music, which can be followed after a minimum of teaching. Klezmer is the traditional Folk music of Eastern European Jews. Mostly circle dances.
International Folk Dance PartyNS Sunday April 22, 4:30pm to 5:30pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Dance to favorite international folk dances, as well as some surprises

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