Efim Alexandrov Foundation (en)
in support of Jewish music and culture

In 2001 under the auspices of Jury Bashmet Fund the large cultural musical project "The Best Songs of the Jewish Shtetle" started, Efim Alexandrov became its soloist and director.  

For today the musical project “The Best Songs of the Jewish Shtetle” is considered by the Russian and the world press to be unique, not having analogues in the world musical project in Yiddish language.

In association with the Russian Symphonic Orchestra of Cinematography two disks of songs of the Jewish shtetle in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine are recorded along with two concerts at the Moscow theatre “New opera” and in the State Central Concert Hall "Russia", both broadcasted to many countries of the world.

For today the musical project “The Best Songs of the Jewish Shtetle” is considered by the Russian and the world press to be unique, not having analogues in the world musical project in Yiddish language.

In 2001 under the auspices of Jury Bashmet Fund the large cultural musical project "The Best Songs of the Jewish Shtetle" started, Efim Alexandrov became its soloist and director.  

For today the musical project “The Best Songs of the Jewish Shtetle” is considered by the Russian and the world press to be unique, not having analogues in the world musical project in Yiddish language.

In association with the Russian Symphonic Orchestra of Cinematography two disks of songs of the Jewish shtetle in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine are recorded along with two concerts at the Moscow theatre “New opera” and in the State Central Concert Hall "Russia", both broadcasted to many countries of the world.

For today the musical project “The Best Songs of the Jewish Shtetle” is considered by the Russian and the world press to be unique, not having analogues in the world musical project in Yiddish language.

famous trustees
Yuri Bashmet
Natonal Artist of the USSR Grammy Award-winning
IOSIF KOBZON
Natonal Artist of the USSR winner of the State Awards of the USSR and Russia
OSKAR FELCMAN
Natonal Artist of the Russia
IGOR KRUTOJ
National Artist of Russia
VLADIMIR VINOKUR
National Artist of Russia
ARKADн ARKANOV
Writer and playwright
ANATOLy KROLL
Natonal Artist of the Russia, Professor, Doctor of Arts and composer
BERL LAZAR
Chief Rabbi of Russia

Projects

The best songs of the Jewish Shtetle
New show preparation

During the last years more than 130 performances
have been given in the USA, Canada, Germany, Israel
and the CIS countries. Efim Alexandrov carries out
active research work on restoration of musical
culture of Yiddish...

jewish songs
new album record

In 2001 under the auspices of Jury Bashmet Fund the large cultural musical project "The Best Songs of the Jewish Shtetle" started, Efim Alexandrov became its soloist and director.