His Yiddish rendition of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" has close to 1.9M views on YouTube. Still, when Daniel Kahn became the inaugural recipient of the Theodore Bikel Artist-in-Residence by the Ashkenaz Foundation, Bikel said he felt that Kahn was carrying on his work. This Detroit-born, Berlin-based troubadour, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and translator Kahn combines Yiddish, English, German, and Russian in a radical mixture of Klezmer, lyrical folk ballads, dark cabaret, and political punk.
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Sponsor: Lowell Milken Center for Music of American Jewish Experience