Dave Tarras

Klezmer clarinetist
1897-1989

Dave Tarras was born in Ternovka, near Uman, and immigrated to New York in 1921. He was one of the most famous Klezmer musicians of the 20th century.

Extended biography, including musical samples click here

Additional biography, at National Endowment of the Arts (NEA) website, click here

Obituary in the New York Times, click here

Dave Tarras discography availabe at Discogs, click here

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