New Research Associate joins the project

We are delighted that today Phil Alexander has joined the project as research associate.

Phil photoPhil is currently visiting lecturer in Klezmer and Yiddish Song at Cambridge University. His recent PhD explores the relationships between performance space, cultural identity and musical meaning amongst klezmer practitioners in contemporary Berlin. Phil is also a busy figure on the Scottish music scene, leading the band Moishe’s Bagel and performing regularly with folk and jazz musicians across the UK.