The Musicians...


David Licht

percussion, is a founding member of the world-renowned Klezmatics and a member of the legendary groups Shockabilly and Bongwater.  He has performed with Ned Rothenberg, John Zorn and Tom Cora and has worked with many other famed klezmorim like Giora Feidman and David Krakauer.  A father, painter and plasterer, Licht's drumming is singular and expressive.


Psachya Septimus

accordion/piano/keys, attended Brooklyn College School of Music and has been an integral part of the NYC Hasidic music scene for the past 30 years. He has performed with acts as diverse as Avrohom Fried, Eitan Katz, Diaspora Yeshiva Band, Yehuda Green, and Soulfarm.  He has appeared on recordings including the Kleztraphobix, Soulfarm and Yaakov Shwekey.
His own solo album, "Shattered Glass", was released in 2012             


Dobe (Dena) Ressler

clarinet, bandleader, has taught at Yiddish New York, KlezKamp and at the New England Conservatory of Music’s summer Klezmer Institute. She appears on the CD nakhes fun klezmer - - with di bostoner klezmer and has played with klezmer stars such as Michael Alpert, Deborah Strauss, Frank London - and David Licht!  She occasionally reviews Yiddish music in English and Yiddish.