Recent & Upcoming Performances:

Sat Oct 14
Klezmer Kings
Morgan Opera House
Aurora, NY

Wed Oct 25 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Wed Nov 8 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Sat Nov 11 7 - 10 pm
Community Contra Dance
Trinity Church, Binghamton, NY

Fri Nov 18 8:00 pm
Cornell Univ. Klezmer Ensemble
Concert with Cornell Univ. Wind Ensemble
Bailey Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Tue Nov 21
Cornell Univ. Klezmer Ensemble
Workshop presentation: Klezmer Resources
Lincoln Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Sun Dec 3 6:30 - 10 pm
Ellis Hollow Klezmer Band
Tantshoyz (klezmer dance)
Ellis Hollow Ceilidh Hall, Ithaca, NY

allen lutins has been playing music professionally since the late 20th century. He is a co-founder of Klez Project, Rosetree and Musica Universalis, and performs regularly with a number of other folk and ethnic ensembles, including The Playford Gang, the Klezmer Kings and the Cornell University Klezmer Ensemble.

His primary instruments are clarinet, Irish whistles and guitar. He also dabbles in Turkish saz and various percussion instruments, and received two years of training in Hindustani music on the sitar.

Moe Levine (allen's maternal grandfather) providing allen's first music lesson
Abe Stern (allen's paternal grandfather) with tenor guitar