phone: 914-861-KLEZ

recent performances

Bayberry Care Center
Celebrate Israel Parade
Croton Library
Elmsford Hanukkah Celebration
Five Star Premier Residence
Heritage Hills
Mt. Kisco Jewish Festival
New Rochelle Public Library
Pelham Arts Folk Festival
RiverArts Festival
Somers Manor
Temple Beth El
The Ambassador of Scarsdale
The Bristal
The Country House
The Grove at Valahalla
Veterans Home at Montrose
Westchester Jewish Heritage Festival
Warner Library


Executive Board
President: Stuart Katz
Vice President: Jerald Seti
Treasurer: Lloyd Widom
Secretary: Michele Lada
Members: Lorraine Kroutil

Exec Director: Jerald Seti
Music Director: Kenny Green
Music Instructor: Matty Mozzor

Our new internet home is

After going back and forth for several months about our identity and consistency of message, we finally decided that all vestiges of the the KlezKidz brand needed to be purged. It probably should have happened when we incorporated in 2005 and changed our name from Klezkidz to Westchester Klezmer […]

KlezmerPalooza! Update

According to its organizers, Klezmer Palooza! is expected to have representatives from Carnegie Mellon (go DZ!), Harvard, Brown, UNC, UVA, SUNY Purchase, New England Conservatory and Boston University, along with Columbia’s bluegrass and klezmer bands. There will also be a handful of other participating students who are klezmer musicians from colleges around the country. Since […]


Come join enthusiastic young Klezmer musicians at Klezmer Palooza 2011, hosted by the Columbia Klezmer Band! The festival will take place starting Saturday night January 29th with some casual jamming, Yiddish dancing and gathering of Klezmer musicians, followed by a day of workshops from 10 am- 4 pm lead by world renowned Klezmer musicians in […]

Journal News Covers WPL Gig

Colin Gustafson, a staff writer from the Journal News /, was on hand for the White Plains Library performances this past Sunday, December 19, 2010. Musicians from both the southern and northern Westchester bands joined forces for the two 1-hour shows. Returning from college to make special appearances were Jon Hermann, Dave Zaidins, and […]

New Music Arrangements Posted

Our crack website elves have posted a bunch of new arrangements I’ve written for the upper band and their upcoming library shows.

Included are:

Leybedik Un Freylakh Mitzve Tants Mit Der Kale Kolomeike Dos Tsigayner Ot Azoi Russian Shers Baym Rebn in Palestine Hora Dovid, Shpil Es Nokh a Mol Freylekhs Nokh Der Khupe Khanike, […]