Recent & Upcoming Performances:

Sat Nov 11 2017 7 - 10 pm
Rosetree
Community Contra Dance
Trinity Church, Binghamton, NY

Fri Nov 18 2017 8:00 pm
Cornell Univ. Klezmer Ensemble
Concert with Cornell Univ. Wind Ensemble
Bailey Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Tue Nov 21 2017
Cornell Univ. Klezmer Ensemble
Workshop presentation: Klezmer Resources
Lincoln Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Sun Dec 3 2017 6:30 - 10 pm
Ellis Hollow Klezmer Band
Tantshoyz (klezmer dance)
Ellis Hollow Ceilidh Hall, Ithaca, NY

Wed Feb 7 2018 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Wed Feb 21 2018 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Wed Mar 7 2018 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, NY

Wed Mar 21 2018 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Church, Binghamton, 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 at the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, Ithaca NY 21 July 2015
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Home studio recording 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