You’re Invited: “Yemen Blues” Concert at the Cedar Cultural Center

You’re Invited to “Yemen Blues” at the Cedar Cultural Center on Thursday, January 5th! This awesome event is co-sponsored by TC Jewfolk!

The St. Paul JCC presents Yemen Blues on Thursday, Jan. 5, 7:30 p.m. at the Cedar Cultural Center, 416 Cedar Ave., S. Minneapolis. Tickets: $20 advance, $25 day of show, $5 student discount. Tickets available at or 612-338-2674.

TC Jewfolk is proud to be a co-sponsor of Yemen Blues, and we’ll be selling our brand new black t-shirts (just $3 each) that say “Ya, sure… Jew Betcha” at that event!

Yemen Blues is a nine-member Sephardic music ensemble that has taken the international music scene by storm. Founded by Israeli bassist Omer Avital and Israeli-Yemenite singer Ravid Kahalani, this band is an original and fascinating synergy of traditional Yemenite melodies and the world of blues, jazz and funk. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to experience Yemen Blues in their first Twin Cities appearance.

Get a taste of Yemen Blues in this amazing trailer about their music:


Yemen Blues is presented by the St. Paul JCC in partnership with the United Jewish Fund and Council of St. Paul, the Israel Center of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation, Sabes JCC and the Howard B. and Ruth F. Brin Jewish Arts Endowment Fund—a designated endowment of the Jewish Community Foundation of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation.

For more exciting events in the Jewish community, check out TC Jewfolk’s Upcoming Events Page.  The above event information was provided to TC Jewfolk by the UJFC and the St. Paul JCC.