CHARLOTTE – Charlotte Folk Society will present a free concert by Viva Klezmer! June 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the Great Aunt Stella Center, 926 Elizabeth Ave. Doors open at 7 p.m. Rooted in the Jewish culture of Eastern Europe, Klezmer music is often described as Jewish jazz.

Free parking is available adjacent to the Stella Center and in a nearby deck. Monthly Charlotte Folk Society Gatherings are family-friendly. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. For full details, visit www.folksociety.org. For more on the ensemble, visit www.vivaklezmer.com.