Spring 2017
From the Editor

Finding time to read the good stuff.

By Julie Lancaster

We know you’re inundated with information—especially this year, as the national and international news brings ever more amazing, or appalling, things to read about. But we know our community’s interest in the music and dance we study runs deep. Continue Reading

New and Notable

Cocek! Brass Band: Round Two

By Kef Times Staff, Spring 2017

Cocek Brass Band

Cocek! Brass Band is a 5-piece ensemble from Boston, Mass., playing all original compositions. Members are Sam Dechenne – trumpet/vocals/composer, Ezra Weller – flugelhorn, Clayton DeWalt – trombone, Jim Gray – tuba, and Grant Smith – tapan. The music is influenced by Eastern European and New Orleans dance songs, Afrobeat, Klezmer and elements of reggae and Western classical pieces.

$10 digital at Bandcamp.

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