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Ed Goldberg And The Odessa Klezmer Band To Perform At The Ocean County Library

August 04, 2017

TOMS RIVER – The award-winning Odessa Klezmer Band gets audiences moving with their mix of Eastern European and Middle Eastern music. The band will perform at two branches of the Ocean County Library in August.

Musician Ed Goldberg will lead the group as they bring the music of Klezmorim, Jewish folk musicians, to the Ocean County Library.

Ed Goldberg and the Odessa Klezmer Band will perform at the Lakewood Branch, 301 Lexington Ave, at 3 p.m., Friday, Aug 11.

The band will perform at the Manchester Branch, 21 Colonial Drive, 732-657-7600, at 2 p.m., Friday, Aug 25.

Both concerts are free, but registration is required for the Lakewood concert. To register, call 732-363-1435 or visit

The Manchester concert does not require registration.

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