Alan Sweifach on clarinet
Jay Sweifach on keyboards (synthesizer)
Jim Bazewicz on drums
|The Hester Street Troupe, a group who specialize in Klezmer
and Jewish music has been electrifying audiences for the past twenty-one
years. Their extraordinary repertoire consists of Klezmer, a style where
the clarinet imitates human emotions like laughing and crying, songs from
the Yiddish Vaudeville and Second Avenue Theatres, as well as classic older
and more contemporary Jewish Melodies.
The group recently released their third recording On
Second Avenue which is a celebration of songs from the Yiddish
Vaudeville and the Lower East Side.
The Troupe has performed extensively in the New York metropolitan
area and have also
Contact Florence Sweifach at (908) 276-5245
or send e-mail to HSTroupe@aol.com