On March 6, 2011, Tony Brooke recorded the multitrack audio of a special concert by The Ger Mandolin Orchestra at The Freight and Salvage in Berkeley CA. A video was released featuring a number of songs from this recording, which can be viewed below. Featured players were Mike Marshall, Avi Avital, Eric Stein, Jeff Warshauer, Tim Connell, Chris Acquavella, Sharon Gilchrist, Brian Oberlin, Dana Rath, Adam Rozkiewicz & Radim Zenkl. This show was part of the 2011 Jewish Music Festival.
The Ger Mandolin Orchestra is a powerful memorial project reviving the Jewish Mandolin Orchestra that was active in Gora Kalwaria, Poland between 1920 and 1930. (For the highest quality audio and video, click on the gear icon to change it to the highest setting.)