Author: klezmorim

Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays Jester King Brewery March 22nd

AUSTIN, TX – Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays Jester King Brewery March 22nd, 2020, 2-4pm. MTKH plays traditional Jewish folk music, including Klezmer and Yiddish folksongs. Always FREE (w/purchase) and FAMILY-FRIENDLY, All Ages are welcome. “The BEST KLEZMER band this side of the PECOS!” We play weddings, too. Jester King Brewery is located south of South Austin: 13187 Fitzhugh Rd, Austin, TX 78736.   https://www.facebook.com/events/189528772284866/

Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour Returns to RADIO Coffee & Beer in South Austin!

AUSTIN, TX – Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour, the “BEST KLEZMER band this side of the MISSISSIPPI!”*  plays RADIO Coffee & Beer Saturday February 10th 9-11pm.  MTKH is a traditional music project, playing Jewish folk & instrumental music, including Klezmer tunes & Yiddish folksongs. February 10th will be the return of MTKH’s Yiddish dance party at RADIO.  Always FREE (WITH PURCHASE!) and FAMILY-FRIENDLY.  RADIO Coffee & Beer is located on Manchaca, one block north of Ben White in South Austin.   We play weddings, too! *according to Sean Orr

Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays the Whip Inn Saturday January 26th!

AUSTIN, TX – Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays the Whip Inn Saturday January 26th, 9-11pm. MTKH plays traditional Jewish folk music, including Klezmer and Yiddish folksongs. Admission is always FREE (w/purchase) and FAMILY-FRIENDLY.  We play weddings, too. Whip Inn is located on the feeder of I-35 Frontage road North of Oltorf, on the Southbound side of the Highway.   “The BEST KLEZMER band this side of the PECOS!” https://www.facebook.com/events/190562118191356/  

Janurary 18th Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays Russian House

AUSTIN, TX – Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour, the premier Texas Klezmer wedding band, will be playing Russian House of Austin Friday, January 19th, 2018. Fronted by Belarus native folk singer Svetlana Saenger, Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour will be playing traditional Jewish, Belarusian, and Russian songs 9-11pm. Russian House of Austin boasts the largest selection of herbally-infused vodkas in Texas, along with old world cuisine and a Russian language speaking staff & Soviet-era costume rack. Get your picture with the Dancing Bear, comrades! FREE ADMISSION with PURCHASE! ALL AGES WELCOME – as long as kitchen is open!!!

Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour Duo plays 2nd & 3rd Thursdays at Graj Mahal on Rainey St.

AUSTIN, TX – Samantha & Dylan Goldberg, of Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour, present Klezmer and Yiddish folk music in a relaxed, intimate setting for diners at Graj Mahal Indian Food Restaurant in Austin’s stylish Rainey St. district the 2nd & 3rd Thursdays of each month – Thursday, December 14th & Thursday December 21st of 2018. Presentation of music dependent on weather conditions, as performance will be on outdoor front porch stage.  Admission free with purchase.  8pm-10pm for your dining pleasure! http://grajmahalaustin.com/ https://www.mazeltovkocktailhour.com  

Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays Russian House of Austin Friday December 8th

AUSTIN, TX – Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour, the premier Texas Klezmer wedding band, will be playing Russian House of Austin Friday, Dec. 8th, 2017.  Fronted by Belarus native folk singer Svetlana Saenger, Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour will be playing traditional Jewish, Belarusian, and Russian songs 9-11pm.  Russian House of Austin boasts the largest selection of herbally-infused vodkas in Texas, along with old world cuisine and a Russian language speaking staff & Soviet-era costume rack.  Get your picture with the Dancing Bear, comrades! httP://russianhouseofaustin.com https://www.facebook.com/events/731068053765956/

Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour CD Release Sat. Dec. 2nd!!!

UPDATE: ADVANCE TICKET SALES ONLINE ARE CLOSED.  BUT – ADMISSION FEE MAY BE PAID AT THE DOOR! AUSTIN, TX- Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour (MTKH)  is releasing its first album, entitled Shoyn Avek Der Nekhtn (Yesterday Is Dead And Gone) Saturday December 2nd. The 10-piece ensemble presents an exciting and energetic take on Yiddish music, some of which has never been recorded in the modern era. The album was produced by renowned klezmer expert Sherry Mayrent of the Mayrent Institute and was recorded here in Austin by famed artist and engineer Brian Beattie. The CD release party will be held in the gorgeous & acoustically-designed sanctuary at Congregation Agudas Achim and will feature the band, Sherry Mayrent, and a short talk by legendary Austin musician, formerly of the Bad Livers, Texas’ most prominent klezmer expert, Mark Rubin. CAA is located on the Dell campus at 7300 Hart Lane Austin, TX 78731.  Admission is $12, Doors at 6:30pm, show runs until 10pm.  Children under 16 are free with adult ticket purchase!   About Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour: Klezmer in Context https://www.austinchronicle.com/daily/music/2017-11-27/mazel-tov-kocktail-hour/

Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour live at RADIO Coffee & Beer in A-TX Nov. 10th

AUSTIN, TX – Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour plays RADIO Coffee & Beer Friday November 10th, 9-11pm. MTKH plays traditional Jewish folk music, including Klezmer and Yiddish folksongs. November 11th will be the final installment of MTKH’s Yiddish dance parties, which have been happening for 3 years every 2nd Friday of the Month, every month at RADIO Coffee & Beer. Always FREE (w/purchase) and FAMILY-FRIENDLY. We play weddings, too. RADIO is located on Manchaca, one block north of Ben White in South Austin.   “The BEST KLEZMER band this side of the PECOS!” http://do512.com/events/2017/11/10/mazel-tov-kocktail-hour-at-radio https://www.facebook.com/events/1959806977633391