Blue Skies Concerts: The Maxwell Street Klezmer Quartet featuring Cantor Pavel Roytman
Cantor Pavel Roytman and a "chamber" group of singers and musicians from Maxwell Street Klezmer Band perform a variety show, from the bima to the Yiddish theater. Cantor Roytman of Congregation Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah in Wilmette has performed at festivals in Chicago and Israel with members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues, among others. Enjoy an hour of Yiddish and light Cantorial classics with one of the great voices of our day.
About MAxwell Street Klezmer Band: Named after Chicago's Jewish marketplace of the early 1900s, Maxwell Street Klezmer Band injects Chicago-style horn-driven energy into the music of the past. With violinist Alex Koffman leading the way with his blend of classical and klezmer chops, this Klezmer Big Band pays tribute to the masters while having fun with tradition. A Maxwell Street performance speaks to audiences of all ages and backgrounds with engaging energy and variety with warmth and humor.