An expert klezmer drummer, Guy Schalom has performed with international recording artists Frank London, The Klezmatics and David Krakauer to name a few.
He is a founding member of the 14-piece super group the Other Europeans; the Klezmer Alliance; Ukrainian village brass band Konsonans Retro; Trio Yas and brand new Mediterranean klezmer funk outfit – HAMSA .
Guy can also regularly be seen on tour throughout Europe and North America guesting with the likes of Shekoyokh, the London Klezmer Quartet, Alpen Klezmer, Michael Alpert, Alan Bern, Joel Rubin, Christian Dawid, Josh “Socalled” Dolgin, Susan Watts, Polina Shepherd, Michael Winograd, the Yiddish Twist Orchestra and many more.
He has taught on the faculty of international klezmer festivals Klezfest (London), Klezfest (St Petersburg), Klez Kanada (Montreal), Sfat Festival (Israel), Furth (Germany) and Yiddish Summer Weimar (Germany).
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