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Jews and the Abstract Truth

Conventional klezmer this is not. Hasidic New Wave marries Hasidic wedding music to avant-jazz, spinning traditional Jewish celebratory songs into extended jazz improvisations that incorporate ferocious horn blowing and raucous electric-guitar solos. Deeply reverent but by no means faithful, Jews and the Abstract Truth is a decidedly unorthodox reading of orthodox culture. B+

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