Previous LKQ gigs and media appearances

June 2019

- Kings Place, London (Songlines Encounters Festival)
- Big Jewish Summer Fete, Highbury Fields, London

May 2019

- Finland: Tavastia, Helsinki; Lempo Festival; workshops at Sibelius Academy

March 2019 - Sunflower&I, Cardiff
- Mid-Border Arts (Assembly Rooms, Presteigne)
February 2019 - Quecumbar, Battersea
- Norden Farm Arts Centre, Maidenhead
December 2018

- Residential klezmer course and concert, Halsway Manor, Somerset
- Breath Arts Health Research concert, St Thomas' Hospital, London
- Klezmer Barn Dance, Tara Arts Theatre, London

November 2018 - Residential klezmer course, Benslow Music, Herts
- Owletts, Kent
October 2018 - Klezmer Barn Dance, Maidenhead Synagogue
- Quecumbar, London
- Music on the Green, Esher
- Hale Village Hall, New Forest, Hampshire
- Oslo Jewish Museum, Norway
- Green Note, London
- Friends Meeting House, Hemel Hempstead
September 2018 - London Folk Festival, Cecil Sharp House, London
- Klezmer in the Park, London
- 'Pear O'Legs Records Presents...', London
August 2018 - Klezfest 2018, JW3, London
July 2018 - 5 Folk Festival, Stockholm, Sweden
- Kimpton Folk Festival, Herts
- Dante Summer Festival, Launceston, Cornwall
June 2018 - Tara Arts Theatre, Earlsfield
- Benslow Music
- Holocaust Survivors' Centre
May 2018 - Les Goƻts de Gand festival, Ghent, Belgium
- UPJB, Brussels, Belgium
April 2018 - Cafe Barcelona, Streatham, London
- Balabam, Tottenham, London
Feb-March 2018 - Australia tour 2018. Venues & gigs
December 2017 - Halsway Manor, Somerset
- Chanukah events for Kenton Synagogue; Islington & Belgravia Lubavitch
- The Plough Arts Centre, Devon
November 2017 - Klezmer Queens Festival, Sweden
- Folk on Mondays series, Hampstead
- Manor Farm Music, Oxfordshire
- Benslow Music, Herts
October 2017 - The Lamb Folk Club, Eastbourne
- Woodgreen Village Hall (Klezmer Keilidh)
- The Savoy Theatre, Monmouth
- Maidenhead Synagogue
September 2017 - Oval Tavern, Croydon
- Frampton Village Hall, Dorsetl (ARTSREACH - Dorset Rural Touring scheme)
- Greyladyes Arts Foundation, Hampshire
August 2017 - Green Note, Camden
- Klezfest @ JW3, London
July 2017 - Cafe Barcelona, Streatham, London
- Owletts, Cobham, Kent
- 3xB Festival, Baexem, Netherlands
June 2017 - Benslow Music, Hertfordshire
- Stoke Newington Literary Festival, London
May 2017 - Chelsea Fringe, London
April 2017 - The Butterfly House at the Torrs, New Mills, Derbyshire
- Highlights Rural Touring: BURC (Berwick-upon-Tweed), Water Yeat and Skirwith (Cumbria)

- MostArt Centre, London
Jan-March 2017

Australia & New Zealand Tour 2017 Dates & venues

December 2016 - Halsway Manor
- Breathe Arts Health Research, Guy's Hospital, London
November 2016

To the Tavern Tour:
- 30th Jewish Music Festival, Munich (opening concert)
- Purley LIterary Society
- Hackney Speaker's Concert
- Amici Concert Series, Chichester
- Benslow Music
- St Stephen's Church, Bristol

October 2016 - Kleztival, Sao Paolo, Brazil
September 2016 - Kings Place Festival, London - album launch
- Festival of Jim, Sussex
- Green Note, London
Klezmer in the Park, London (with Lorin Sklamberg)
- Radio 3 'In Tune'
August 2016 - Broadstairs Folk Week (klezmer keilidh)
JW3 (KlezFest, London)
July 2016 - Owletts, Kent (National Trust house)
Woodburner Folk Club
- MostArt cafe, London
- Manor Farm Parlour Concerts Series
June 2016 - Benslow Music
The Atkinson, Southport
- The Gregson Centre, Lancaster
- Halton Millfest, Lancs
April 2016 - TunedIn London at Sands Films
March 2016 - Arena Sessions, London
Hackney Proms Concert Series
- KlezNorth, Derbyshire
January 2016 - Norden Farm Centre for the Arts
Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis (klezmer keilidh)
- Exeter Synagogue
- Portesham Village Hall (Artsreach)
- Lakeside Theatre, Colchester
- BBC TV recording for Holocaust Memorial event
December 2015 - South Social Film Festival
UCLU Folk Society
- Egerton Music Society, Kent
- Ardley Parlour Concert, Oxon
- Royal College of Music
- Pages of Hackney bookshop
- Green Note
November 2015

- Benslow Music International Concert Series
Wye Valley Music

October 2015 - The Atkinson, Southport
- Gelsenkirchen Klezmerwelten, Germany
August 2015

- Neuchatel Buskers Festival
- Woodburner folk club, London

JW3, as part of KlezFest 2015

July 2015

- Lichfield Festival
Cambridge Big Weekend
- Cafe Barcelona, Streatham
- Green Note, Camden
- Breathe Arts Health Research lunchtime concert at Guys Hospital
- Resonance FM live session

June 2015 - Kurdish Aid Foundation benefit at St Mary's Marylebone
May 2015 - LKQ live on Cerys Matthews' show on BBC Radio 6.
April 2015 - SOAS Concert Series. University of London
February - April 2015 - LKQ tour in Australia. Dates and venues
January 2015

- UCLU Folk & World Music Society (klezmer keilidh)
- Airplay on BBC Radio 6 Cerys Matthews show

December 2014

- Southbank Centre foyer
Radio 3 live session (World on 3)
- Bournemouth Reform Synagogue
- Northwood & Pinner LIberal Synagogue (klezmer keilidh)
- Breathe Arts Health Research lunchtime concert at Guys Hospital
- Resonance FM live session
- Benslow Music, Herts
- Pages Bookshop, Hackney

October 2014

- Appleby, Cumbria - for North Westmorland Art
Burnetts Hill Chapel, Wales
- Benefit for Hackney Choice, London

- Oval Tavern, Croydon

September 2014

- Kings Place Festival opening act
Equator Festival - Women of the World at Kings Place
- Green Note, London
- Live session on BBC Radio 3 (In Tune)

August 2014 - Broadstairs Folk Week (concert, workshop, klezmer keilidh)
July 2014

- The Woodburner
- Leigh Folk Festival
- Clapham Omnibus

June 2014 - 'Made in London' festival at JW3 London, the new Jewish cultural centre
- Tour in Latvia
- Benslow Music, Herts
May 2014

- Gig with Geoff Berner at the Jamboree, London
- Gloucestershire concerts: Cheltenham Synagogue and Evergreen Hall, Forest of Dean

March 2014 Klezmer keilldh in Chats Palace, London, with the Cut-a-Shine dance collective.
January - Feb 2014

LKQ's third Australia tour covered TAS, NSW, QLD and VIC. Festival bookings: Cygnet Folk Festival and the Illawarra Folk Festival. Other venues where LKQ played (and danced!) ranged from Melbourne Recital Centre to Camelot in Sydney, from Queensland Multicultural Centre (BEMAC) to Hobart Synagogue. Tour details

December 2013

- Benslow Music, Herts
- Pages Bookshop, Hackney

November 2013

- Purley Literary Society
- Fleece Jazz, Suffolk
- '
Sholem Aleykhem Comrade' programme at SOAS

September 2013

- Radio 3 'In Tune' programme - live performance & interview
- Kings Place Festival
- LKQ's music used in film 'One Million Squares', shown at EDINDOCS film festival

August 2013


- Blysh Festival, Wales Millennium Centre
- Green Note, London
- Jamboree - part of the 'Klezmer Karousal' series

July 2013 - Southbank Centre, London lunchtime foyer concert

June 2013

- Brunel Museum summer concerts series
- The Lamb Folk Club, Eastbourne

- Klezmer Keilidh at The Stade, Hastings, part of Stade Saturdays series

May 2013 - Norwich Synagogue
- Music at Clare Hall, Cambridge

April 2013

- Album launch at The Vortex jazz club
- Tour of Dorset with Artsreach
- Bridport Arts Centre (concert and dance workshop)

Feb-April 2013

LKQ's second Australia tour covered WA, VIC, NSW and ACT. Festival bookings included: the National Folk Festival; Nannup Music Festival; Blue Mountains Music Festival; Castlemaine Festival, and Brunswick Music Festival.Festival. Other venues played ranged from Melbourne Recital Centre to Kulcha in Fremantle. Media and feedback

Feb 2013

- Arts Depot 'Sunday Buzz' series, London
- The Green Note

Jan 2013

- 'Sholem Aleykhem Comrade!' at the Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
- Klezmer concert at the Lakeside Theatre, Colchester, as part of Holocaust Memorial Week

Dec 2012 Hopkele Klezmer Keilidh at Alyth Gardens' Synagogue Centre for Jewish Music

Oct 2012

- Yiddish song and klezmert with Yuri Vedenyapin (voice) at the Red Hedgehog, London
Sholem Aleykhem Comrade! Concert of music and words portraying Jewish life in revolutionary times

Sept 2012 Klezmer in the Park festival, London

Jul 2012


- The Big Dance Hopkele - klezmer keilidh as part of Hastings Stade Saturdays series
- The Green Note

Apr 2012 Egerton Millennium Hall concert series, with Guy Schalom
Mar - Apr 2012 Australia tour 2012. Details & videos
Mar 2012 Hackney Prom family concert
Feb 2012 Gallery Cafe, Bethnal Green, London
Nov 2011 - Victoria and Albert Museum
- Artsreach rural touring, Dorset
- Rich Mix, London
- The Vortex, London
Sep 2011 - 75th anniversary of battle of Cable St.
- Songlines 'Encounters' stage at Kings Place Festival, London
Aug 2011 The Lamb Folk Club, Eastbourne
July 2011 - Klezmer Keilidh, Norden Farm Arts Centre
- Cambridge Buskers & Street Performers Festival
June 2011 - Songlines Magazine 'Encounter's Festival, Kings Place, London
- Alternatives summer solstice celebration @ St. James's Piccadilly, London
April 2011 The Magpie's Nest at Leadenhall Market, London
Feb, Sep 2011 Green Note, London
February 2011 Hopkele Klezmer Keilidh at Cecil Sharp House, London
January 2011 Performances in Nong Khai, Khon Kaen and Chiang Mai, Thailand
Sep 2010 Hog the Limelight rural touring, Hampshire
Sep - Oct 2010 - Bloomsbury Festival, Leyton Weekend Festival, London
- The London Mayor's Thames Festival
Dec 2009 Cafe Oto, London

"You did a brilliant job. The atmosphere was great and everyone had a wonderful time."
Carole Lateman, Mayor of London's Thames Festival