Recent and Upcoming Performances:

Sat Jun 24
The Bardo Brothers
The NY Faerie Festival
Ouaquaga, NY

Fri Jul 7
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
United Church of Christ, Fayetteville, NY

Sun Jul 16
Much Ado in the Garden
Cutler Botanic Garden, Binghamton, NY

Tue Aug 15
Downtown Market concert series
Binghamton, NY

Sun Aug 27
Playford Gang & Rosetree
Binghamton, NY

Sat Oct 7
Playford Gang
English Country Dance
Christ Episcopal Church, Binghamton, NY

Sun Oct 8 (11am - 12:30pm)
Apple Festival
Newark Valley, NY

Sat Oct 28
Playford Gang
Tioga County Harvest Dance
Church of the Nazarene, Owego, NY

allen lutins is a Binghamton, NY based multi-instrumentalist/ethnomusicologist best known for his work with several Ithaca-based klezmer ensembles. He is co-founder of klezmer group Klez Project, Celtic/Scandinavian/Americana band Rosetree, and early music ensemble Playford Gang. 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 Levine (allen's maternal grandfather) providing allen's first music lesson
Abe Stern (allen's paternal grandfather) with tenor guitar