".... the house band for klezmer's newest wave." (Elliott Simon, All About Jazz)
About the Band
Ben Holmes is a Brooklyn-based trumpeter who performs regularly with many ensembles, including The Klez Dispensers, the Zagnut Cirkus Orkestar, the Village Klezmer Quintet, KlezSka, Romashka, King Django's Roots & Culture Band, and numerous jazz groups. His compositions are featured on The Klez Dispenser's second CD, New Jersey Freylekhs. Mr. Holmes has appeared as a member of the Klezmatics on HBO's "Sex and the City". Other recording credits include the "Let's Get Serious" EP by the Panthers and Tyondai Braxton's "Rise Rise Rise".