Violizzy

Fiddler, Songwriter, Singer

HAVE FIDDLE WILL PLAY!

About Liz


About Liz
Violizzy aka Liz Taub is a fiddler/singer/songwriter with numerous bands (including Bluestone 739, The Val Kinzler Band, Steven Blane, Lucas Rotman, DK and the Joy Machine, Bob Tellefsen) Violizzy has earned her reputation as an eclectic artist, able to play any type of genre from country to classical. Her base is NYC but she performs all over the world, from Jerusalem, Israel to Vancouver, Canada. She is also a member of the UNSCR Symphony Orchestra and the Queer Urban Orchestra, showcasing her refined training as a violinist. As a singer-songwriter Liz has expanded her musical community, bringing together friends and other musicians to perform original Violizzy songs. She loves to collaborate with others. Her new projects include:
Social Justice songs that send a message to the world that we must act NOW to preserve our planet and protect the environment, as well as people we love (see Gallery Page below)
Member of the People’s Music Network, as well as the NYC Labor Chorus, who perform around NYC for special events, including rallies, parades & choral extravaganzas.

Frizzon Dove, a new band, consists of Leah Wells on guitar/mandolin/banjo/vocals, Rob Taube on guitar/bass/piano, and Deanna Kirk on vocals. This group is a collaboration of singer-songwriters who perform creative, original music of all genres.

Violizzy believes that music can act as a healing power. She utilizes music in her work as a healer and Reiki Master, using Reiki, essential oils, and music to help clients, family, and friends. She is the President on the Board of Directors of Performance Wellness, Inc., a non-profit organization that trains and works with people who wants to learn The Dr. Louise Montello Method of Performance Wellness. Crazy Roses and Playing on the Porch are 2 CDs Violizzy produced with Bluestone 739, which include some of her original songs. She is currently recording her original music at Rob Taube's studio Groove Garden Community Music Studio in New York City.
The following are websites you can check out:
Bluestone739.com 
SoundCloud/Violizzy
DKandtheJoyMachine.com
YouTube/Violizzy
Facebook/Violizzy
Instagram/Violizzy

USA Venues

Arlene’s Grocery, NYC
Bongo Roadhouse, Lake Ariel, PA
BWAC Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, NYC
The Bitter End, NYC
Caffe Vivaldi, NYC
Caravan of Dreams Restaurant, NYC
Central Park Weddings with Rabbi Steven Blane
Centro Espanol La Nacional, NYC
City Winery Loft, NYC
Columbia University Cafe, NYC
David Geffen Hall with NYCLC, NYC
DROM, NYC
Educational Alliance Senior Centers, NYC
Esperanto Spanish Restaurant, NYC
Hemlock Farms Library and Beach, PA
Integral Yoga Institute with Moon Kirtan Band
Instituto Cervantes, NYC with Mar Sala Band
Knights of Columbus, Long Island
Lady Stardust, 25 Ave. A East Village, NYC
Lestats Coffeehouse, San Diego, CA
LIC Bar, NYC
Metropolitan Room, NYC with Mar Sala Band
Otto’s Shrunken Head, NYC
Paddy Reilly’s, NYC
Pete’s Candy Store, NYC
Philadelphia Folk Festival, PA w DK & the Joy Machine
Moscow 57, NYC
Pianos, NYC
Private Beach Bash, St. Thomas, USVI
Rockwood Music Hall, NYC
Sidewalk Cafe, NYC
Silvana Cafe, NYC
Sim Shalom Synagogue, NYC
Sixth St Community Center, NYC
Sixth St Garden, NYC
Stanton St. Shul, NYC
Steer Barn, Lords Valley, PA
The Towne Crier, Beacon, NY
The Triad, NYC
Town & Village Synagogue, NYC
Symphony Space, Alice Tully Hall, NYU Skirball Performing Arts Center, The New School with UN Symphony Orchestra
Teddy’s Bar & Grill, NYC
The Black Oak Bar, Oneonta, NY
The Red Lion, NYC
The Settlers’ Inn, Hawley, PA
The Shrine, NYC
The Westend Lounge, NYC
Wind Gap Bluegrass Festival, PA
Wicked Willy’s, NYC

INTERNATIONAL

Anza Bar, Vancouver, Canada
Apulaya Arts Center, Peru
Ebisu Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Jerusalem Opera House, Israel with The Hebrew University Orchestra
Instituto Cervantes, Frankfurt, Germany
Kaffeehaus, Darmstadt, Germany
Knabenschule, Darmstadt, Germany
Private party, Odenheim, Germany
Private Wedding, New Delhi, India
Cafe La Palma, Madrid, Spain
Boardwalk, Rosas, Spain
Private concerts, Jerusalem, Israel

UPCOMING SHOWS


Saturday 02/22/20 8 pm

The QUO Orchestra performs at The Holy Apostle Church at W. 28 st & 9th Ave. New Artistic Director Ian Shafer debut!

Monday 1/27, 9 pm at EVS

Violizzy is Featured performer at East Village Social Bar, 126 St. marks Place between 1st Ave & Ave. A. Tip Bucket! Yummy drinks! Special guests!!

Saturday January 4, 2020 6 pm The Towne Crier

Bob Tellefsen and his Band invited me to perform with them at the iconic Towne Crier venue in Beacon, NY! Honored, excited and privileged to join them🎶🎻❤️

Sunday 2/23/20, 7 pm Bitter End

Performing with Bob Tellefsen Band at The Bitter End, Bleecker St and LaGuardia Place

Private wedding 1/17/20

Iconic Warwick Hotel is site of early Morning wedding! Congratulations to Craig and Chris from Manchester England🎉🎶❤️

Monday 2/3/20 8 pm in San Diego CA Violizzy At Lestats

Violizzy performs Solo and with various acts at Lestat Coffeehouse in San Diego. Takes event by storm! Everyone loves Violizzy🎉🎶🎻❤️

Saturday 3/7/20, 5:30 pm

Violizzy joins Val Kinzler event with many other artists.

Sunday 3/8/20, 2-6 pm

Violizzy performs at Val Kinzler event for International Women’s Herstory Day! Many other artists will be performing!

Monday, 3/9/20, 8-11 pm

Violizzy joins this EVS, 126 St. marks Place, amazing event hosted by Kat Minogue & Val Kinzler! Other artists include Judy Gorman, Rebecca Tiles, and tons of other great performers!

Tuesday 2/18/20,8:30 pm

Bluestone 739 joins Violizzy at Lady Stardust, 25 ave. A. Thank you Rick Eckerle for the invitation to your weekly event as the featured artist!

Saturday April 25, 2020 7:30 pm QUO Concert

Get your tickets early as this show will sell out fast! Go to QueerUrbanOrchestra.org to reserve your $15-20 tickets!

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Saturday 4/4/20 People’s Voice Cafe with DK Killian

7:30 pm Show with DK and the Joy Machine. Dulcimer player/singer extraordinaire performs with Violizzy at this iconic folk establishment. Don’t miss! Suggested donation, snacks for sale.

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