Upcoming Performances:

Wed Feb 14 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Wed Feb 21 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Sun Feb 25 2 - 2 pm
Ellis Hollow Assembly Players & Friends
English Country Dance
Ellis Hollow, Ithaca, NY

Wed Mar 7 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Sat Mar 17 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Rosetree
Saint Patrick's Day celebration
Blind Tiger Pub, Johnson City, NY

Wed Mar 21 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Fri Apr 13 8:00 pm [tentative]
Rosetree
Tompkins County Contra Dance
Slow Lane, Ithaca, NY

Thu Apr 19 5:30 - 7:30 pm [tentative]
Rosetree
JC Partners mixer
Johnson City Senior Center, Johnson City, NY

Sat Jun 30 or Sun Jul 1
Rosetree
NY Faerie Festival
Ouaquaga, NY

Sun Jul 15 4 - 7 pm
Rosetree
Owego Contra Dance
Countryside Community Center, Owego, 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.



Performance by my band Klez Project at the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, Ithaca NY 21 July 2015
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Recording of my duo Rosetree at my home studio 5 February 2018
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Solo recording at my home studio 26 February 2017
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Moe
Moe Levine (allen's maternal grandfather) providing allen's first music lesson
Abe
Abe Stern (allen's paternal grandfather) with tenor guitar