Susi Evans

Susi Evans (clarinet) leads She’Koyokh, hailed by Songlines magazine as ‘Britain’s best klezmer and Balkan band’ and is a member of the London Klezmer Quartet. She also performs with Abdullah Chaadeh, Daphna Sadeh and Cigdem Aslan and is an experienced workshop leader, most recently at the Snape Proms.
Drawing Life Preview – performance & discussion
Drawing Life, a Jewish Music Institute (JMI) production composed by Jocelyn Pook, is inspired by a collection of poems and drawings made by children imprisoned in Terezin. This was a preview performance of a powerful new classical work commissioned by JMI to mark the 70th anniversary of the commencement of the camp’s liquidation by the Nazis. The song cycle with live music and video was followed by a discussion of the work’s genesis and ideas. Pook was joined on stage by JMI’...