Public Concerts



Photo credit: David Sutton Studios

Sunday, October 24, 2021

3:00 PM

Maxwell Street Klezmer Band 

at Connecting Chords Music Festival

The Congregation of Moses

2501 Stadium Drive

Kalamazoo, MI 49008


Tickets are $20, $15 for seniors, $5 for ages 25 and under, with a "pay-what-you-can" option. All seats are general admission. Tickets will be available for purchase online (link coming soon!) and at the door. Mask Policy: Please note that masks will be required for this performance. 

Save the Date:
Saturday, December 4, 2021

Maxwell Street Klezmer Band featuring Cantor Pavel Roytman and Soprano Anne Slovin

8:00-9:00 PM

WFMT's "Folkstage" Radio Broadcast


The Midnight Special folk music show welcomes Maxwell Street Klezmer Band to perform on the air in their annual Hanukkah celebration!

Members of Folkstage may see the concert live (assuming indoor gatherings are possible).  

To listen to the show, tune in at WFMT 98.7 FM Chicago.

To join Folkstage to see this and other concerts in person, contact WFMT: here.


Sunday, January 9, 2022

Maxwell Street Klezmer Band, featuring Cantor Pavel Roytman

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

111 W Campbell St.

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

An evening of entertainment that tips the hat in all directions: from the Yiddish Theater to American Big Band, from the Shtetl to the Symphonic.  This one-of-a-kind show will feature Cantor Pavel Roytman, singing favorites like "Belz" and "Rumania." Plus, enjoy a duet with harmonious favorites from the Barry Sisters and the Yiddish Theater. Under the direction of violinist Alex Koffman, classical sophistication is married to theatrical entertainment. 

Sunday, March 20, 2022

3:00-5:00 PM


Maxwell Street Klezmer Band 

Temple Beth-El

1203 Comanche Drive

Rockford, IL 61107

Charlotte's Web Series

From the Yiddish Theater to American Big Band, from the Shtetl to the Symphonic, the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band will delight you with favorites like “Bei Mir Bistu Sheyn.” Under the direction of Music Director and Violinist Alex Koffman, classical sophistication meets theatrical fun in a performance filled with soul, and humor.

Friday, April 29, 2022

1:00-2:00 PM

Quintet from Maxwell Street Klezmer Band 


North Shore Senior Center

161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL

Kick off the New Year with the Joy of Klez! The Maxwell Street Klezmer Band Quintet returns to the North Shore Seniors Center for a sparkling performance in the good old-fashioned spirit of fun. Tickets will be available in November 2021.


Sunday, June 12, 2022

11:00 AM to 6:00 PM 

Greater Chicago Jewish Festival

(Rescheduled from 6/7/20 and 6/13/21)


Maxwell Street Klezmer Band, The Junior Klezmer Orchestra, and The All-City Congregational Klezmer Band

Details to be announced.



Maxwell Street Klezmer Band's 40th Anniversary Concert! 

Old Town School of Folk Music, Date TBA.