NEW KING OF KLEZMER CLARINET
Release date : 2008
YOM : composition and clarinet
BENOIT GIFFARD: tuba
ALEXANDRE GIFFARD: tapan
DENIS CUNIOT: piano
This album is a tribute to Naftule Brandwein, the brilliant and whimsical klezmer clarinettist who emigrated from Galicia (Ukraine) to the USA and proclaimed himself King of the Klezmer Clarinet, a challenge that Yom has taken up with talent and humour.
(Extract from Denis Cuniot, klezmer pianist, on the Buda Musique website)
To find out more about Naftule Brandwein....