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  •   Performance Calendar    •    Listening Center    •    Video Room   •    
•  Annette Bjorling -  Harpist   •   Harp Lessons   •   Wedding Harp   •   Klezmer Harp   •   Memorial Services  •
•  Duo Controverso   •   Chicago Klezmer Ensemble   •
•  Kurt Bjorling - Clarinetist    •   Tsimbl Site    •    Klezmer Resources   •  
•  Testimonials   •    Duo-Repertoire   •   Harp-Repertoire   •
•    Contact    •   phone: 847- 475 - 3905   •    twitter   •    facebook
www.muziker.org
Homepage for a diverse & unusual variety of  
music-related activities, products and services

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  Chicago Klezmer Ensemble
   Highly regarded for expressive quality and integrety of style,
  the Chicago Klezmer Ensemble, active since 1984 ...

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   Duo Controverso
     Chicago area based harpist Annette Bjorling
     & clarinetist Kurt Bjorling comprise an unique duo,
     creating their own interpretations based on various
     traditional music styles, classical music & jazz.
    Duo Controverso’s speciality is klezmer.

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  Harpist Annette Bjorling
  Annette plays for many occasions and music styles.
  Romantic wedding music, exciting dance rhythms,...


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   Kurt Bjorling
     Clarinetist Kurt Bjorling, who also performs on basset horn,
    bass clarinet, tsimbl, saxophone, and accordion, is noted
     for a penetrating understanding of klezmer music ...


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  Music Lessons & Workshops
    Annette teaches harp lessons for any level, any age, ...
    Kurt teaches clarinet, tsimbl, saxophone, accordion, ...
    Both, Annette & Kurt, teach recorders, solo & groups.
    We coach musicians in various styles of music,
    especially klezmer - any instruments are welcome.
   Contact us for more information about classes or workshops.
    Our studio is in Evanston, IL - near Chicago. But we could also travel to you...


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   Resource Recordings for klezmer music
     Historical recordings from the early 20th century of
     ‘klezmer music’ and related material. Musicians from
     Itzhak Perlman to many of the leading performers in
    today’s klezmer bands have learned from these collections...


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  Tsimbls - built by Kurt Bjorling
    Kurt has developed and is building new models of tsimbls
    - a traditional Jewish style hammered dulcimer.
   Look at Kurt’s tsimbl pictures and order your own today...


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   Upcoming Performances
     Please look at our calendar for upcoming events.
     If you like to be included in our mailing list to be informed
    about our public appearances, please email us. Thanks.

  Videos & Soundfiles
    Watch and listen to some examples of our musical projects.
    We will occasionally update those sites with new files. Please visit again....


photo credits:  top row: city media; Kurt Bjorling (middle 3); Bill Burlingham
single photos from top to bottom:
K.Bjorling; Matt Dinerstein - Insight Pictures; M.Dinerstein; Kramarz; M.Dinerstein; K.Bjorling; A.Bjorling; M.Dinerstein

Copyright Annette & Kurt Bjorling © 2011-2013
  •   Performance Calendar    •    Listening Center    •    Video Room   •    
•  Annette Bjorling -  Harpist   •   Harp Lessons   •   Wedding Harp   •   Klezmer Harp   •   Memorial Services  •
•  Duo Controverso   •   Chicago Klezmer Ensemble   •
•  Kurt Bjorling - Clarinetist    •   Tsimbl Site    •    Klezmer Resources   •  
•  Testimonials   •    Duo-Repertoire   •   Harp-Repertoire   •
•    Contact    •   phone: 847- 475 - 3905   •    twitter   •    facebook