Metropolitan Klezmer

151 First Avenue Suite 145 New York, NY
HAILED AS “ONE OF THE FINEST AMERICAN KLEZMER BANDS” by Songlines Magazine (UK), Metropolitan Klezmer performs an exhilarating range of musical treasure with astonishing agility and refreshing depth. For celebratory events and parties we perform various musical styles beyond klezmer as well if clients so choose: Swing, jazz, Latin, and/or many other possible genres. We can bring any size band from octet or larger to soloist; either all-instrumental or with vocals; either for dancing, for listening, and/or for special features. We are versatile and experienced musicians who have made many people happy on all kinds of special occasions.
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Strolling violin music for wedding ceremonies (indoor or outdoor), receptions, restaurants, or any event. Provide any size ensemble, from solo violin, voice, to double bass & violin, piano & violin; trios; quartets, and even a small orchestra. Plays classical music, Italian & Irish tunes; songs from favorite musicals, old standards, and holiday music. Also available for birthday parties and singing telegrams! ELVIS, Grim Reaper, Marilyn, or any character portrayed for a big surprise!
New York, NY  
$1,400 per event
Pianist/Singer/Entertainer. JAZZ UP YOUR EVENT! "A STYLISH AND FRISKY SINGER AND A PIANIST WITH A ROLLICKING TOUCH" - THE NEW YORK TIMES Jonathan L. Segal is a NY musician. He's a pianist, singer, and entertainer. He plays and sings jazz versions of great American standards at events. Corporate Events, Dinner Parties, Cocktail Parties, Anniversaries, Weddings, Barmitzvahs, etc. “The Great American Songbook- On The Jazzy Side.” Singer Pianist Jonathan L. Segal performs jazzy versions of “The Great American Songbook” at events all over the New York City area, including the music of Gershwin, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, and other great songwriters from the stellar age of American song. He brings a sense of joy and fun to the kind of swinging songs that you’ve heard sung by Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Harry Connick and Michael Buble. Jonathan is an entertainer who really knows his music. He’s a pianist and singer who has played over a thousand events around NY. Put some jazz piano into your event! 'Where did you find the piano player? He was fantastic.” “He was just perfect... He really knows his stuff” “Jonathan, without you, last night's party would not have been the smashing success that it turned out to be” "Thanks so much for entertaining at our reception. Your song choices were terrific” "You were sensational, fabulous...I could go on and on!" “Our guests keep calling to let us know how great, amazing, perfect you were. And you were. And are!" :Again, thank you for adding to my parents special night by providing such outstanding and delightful music." “First off, he was very easy going and funny. The guests were very impressed, and so were we." "We wanted to show our client how we appreciated their business. We succeeded, due to your talent and professionalism.” “It was a treat to hear you in person! Thanks again. You lived up to my every hope!” “Jonathan darling, thank you so much for helping to make our day so special yesterday. So many guests were complimenting you.” Jonathan L. Segal is a NY musician. He's a pianist, singer, and entertainer. He plays and sings jazz versions of great American standards at events.