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  • Faculty

    Dmitri Slepovitch

    Part-Time Lecturer

    PhD, Belarus State Academy of Music; teaches seminars in Jewish studies and Yiddish music worldwide, including BIMA at Brandeis U.; Jewish music researcher, composer, singer, and musician (clarinet, saxophone, keyboards); founding member of Minsker Kapelye and Tamevate Kapelye (Foolish Band); has served as musical consultant and music director at the National Yiddish Theatre – Folksbiene; performed and arranged music for productions at The Folksbiene, Montclair State U., and Harvard Yiddish Players, as well as films ( Defiance and The Burning Land ); wrote original score for The Two Brothers ballet.