Margot Leverett and the Klezmer Mountain Boys

Margot Leverett and the Klezmer Mountain Boys

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Klezmer meets bluegrass in this all-star americana/world music fusion band. See us at http://www.myspace.com/klezmermountainboys http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycMo5LJNe40

Biography

This NYC-based band combines the best of world/jamband/bluegrass influences to create a danceable and beautiful blend that draws and delights audiences of all ages. Founded by Margot Leverett (original member of Klezmatics) and Barry Mitterhoff (Hot Tuna), their music has been featured by the Paul Taylor Dance Company, the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Chicago World Music Festival and the Louisville Performing Arts Center.

Discography

"Margot Leverett and the Klezmer Mountain Boys" self-titled CD is distributed by Traditional Crossroads and at www.KlezmerMountainBoys.com. In 2009 we look forward to releasing and touring a brand-new cd featuring guest artists Jorma Kaukonen, Tony Trischka, Darol Anger, Mike Marshall and Hazel Dickens.

Set List

45 to 75-minute sets. Our unique medleys move seamlessly between klezmer and bluegrass.