The Ottawa Klezmer Band

 For your wedding or special event, Ottawa Klezmer Band musicians are available as soloists, duets, trios, quartet or as the entire ensemble.  Contact

Floralove Katz, M.S.W., B.A., G.C.C.R., Band Leader, Artistic Director, The Ottawa Klezmer Band;  Vocalist, Cellist, Pianist
Starting piano lessons at age three and cello at 11, Floralove completed studies at the Conservatoire de musique de Québec in Montreal.  A cellist with the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra for over two decades, she continues as a chorus member in opera and with the Ottawa Choral Society.  Katz founded The Ottawa Klezmer Band over 30 years ago.  The Band has since performed on major stages and at numerous special events and private functions.

Over many years, Katz performs  solo concerts at senior’s residences, schools and community events.  Her extensive repertoire includes holiday classics, “golden oldies” standards, Broadway tunes, Yiddish Theatre and Art Songs, and much more.  She appears on stage and television.