Amid the Mirk over the Irk: Irish Meets Jewish

We are really excited to announce that L'chaim Kapelye are joining forces with the amazing Irish musicians Mike McGoldrick, Dezi Donnelly and Angela Durcan to bring you a series of three concerts that explores a musical fusion of Klezmer and Irish music. This concert series is the brain child of our mentor Richard Fay and he asks you to take a minute to imagine...


ATTENTION FANS: L'chaim Kapelye proudly presents the product of months of organisation and dedication, our first EP "Papirosen". Papirosen is now available for purchase electronically from bandcamp; just listen and click on the link above and you won't look back!

L'chaim Kapelye featured on Jewish Music Institute podcast!

Lucie and Ellie joined Richard Fay, Ros Hawley and Max Dunbar to talk to the JMI about Klezmer in Manchester. They mention the special link between the Manchester Jewish Museum and the University of Manchester, as well as other points! Click here to listen:

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Gearing up for the LKQ Klezmer Course

This weekend, four members of L'chaim Kapelye - Hat, George, Dan and Pippa - are very excited to be going to the London Klezmer Quartet's course up in Youlgrave. We will be meeting fellow Klezmer-lovers and are really looking forward to jamming with them all and learning some new tunes! Follow us on Twitter and Facebook to keep updated on who we meet and what we're doing! If you'd like to come too, click here for more details on the course: