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Ivor Goldberg


Maurice Chernick


Ronen Kozokaro


Piotr Jordan


Steve Rose

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Ruth Corney




SHIR - "song, poem" in Hebrew

"No wedding or Barmitzvah is complete without Shir"
Dan Patterson
(Bar/Bat Mitzvah client and Creator/producer of
Mock The Week and Whose Line Is It Anyway)


"Shir provides a harmony of shalom and happiness,
and combines virtuosity with
accessibility"
Felix Benasully - Torremolinos, Spain




The Best of Both
We are now working with MaxMarcus Events
to supply you with the very best in Jewish and Popular music



Chuppah music
Listen to our selection of Jewish Wedding music
here

Watch our Simcha Dance videos
here

Hana'ava Babanot live at West London Synagogue
watch

Adio Querida at Mill Hill Music Festival
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CD "Metziah" Special 
Set of all 3 Shir CDs - £25 inc p&p
From The Heart, Israeli Songs and Ashk'farad
buy here


Devotedly Buoyant At Abos - Then and Now
Archive recording
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About Shir
Shir is the complete Jewish music group:
Klezmer, Israeli, Yiddish, Sephardi, Mizrachi, Ladino and Simcha music.

Formed in 1997 by Maurice Chernick, the group has become a major force on the UK Jewish music scene performing concerts and fulfilling the original function of the Klezmorim – entertaining at Simchas - Jewish parties.

Coming from different musical backgrounds (classical, jazz and gypsy folk), the five musicians of SHIR meet to provide a spontaneous, energetic and soulful musical experience.

Shir attempts to be as true as possible to the original sound of the Klezmorim using acoustic instruments and drawing on the original Klezmer, Traditional, Yiddish and Sephardi repertoire,
while at the same time catering for more “up to date” tastes in Jewish music with popular Israeli folk and dance tunes.

The musicians of Shir


Israel Parade 2013

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