Kapelye

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        Led by multi-instrumentalist and ethnomusicologist Henry Sapoznik, Kapelye took a very serious approach to the traditional klezmer music of the Eastern European Jews. One of the first of the klezmer revival bands to record, Kapelye took a broad view of klezmer, mixing folk ballads, labor and political anthems as well as songs from the Yiddish Theater. Sapozink was still a member of the string band called the Delaware Water Gap Band when he began to assemble the musicians to p... Read more

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