Klezmer Classics (for Wind Orchestra - Score and Parts). Composed by Johan De Meij. For Concert Band (Score & Parts). Amstel Music. Grade 4-5. Amstel Music #AM77. Published by Amstel Music (HL.4000189).
Klezmer is the traditional instrumental music for weddings and parties of the Yiddish-speaking Jews of Eastern Europe. Johan de Meij has masterfully arranged five classics from the klezmer repertoire in this colorful setting for wind band. Includes Mazltov, Dem Trisker rebn's nign, the traditional wedding dance Lomir zich iberbetn (Let Us Reconcile), the Chassidic dance Chosidl and the klezmer favorite Ma yofus.