Fiddler, Songwriter, Singer


About Liz image
Violizzy aka Liz Taub is a fiddler/singer/songwriter with numerous bands (including Bluestone 739, The Val Kinzler Band, Steven Blane, Lucas Rotman, 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:
Member of ARTivistUS, a non-profit organization focused on supporting musicians and artists who write 
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 ARTivistUS, the People’s Music Network, as well as the NYC Labor Chorus, who perform around NYC for special events, including rallies, parades & choral extravaganzas.

Violizzy believes that music can heal. She utilizes music in her work as a healer and Reiki Master, using Reiki, essential oils, and creative arts 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 want 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 recorded her original music CD Violizzy & Friends at Rob Taube's studio Groove Garden Community Music Studio in New York City in 2021.
The following are Violizzy sites: 
Facebook/Violizzy Taub

USA Venues

Arlene’s Grocery, NYC
August Martin, 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
Dancing Cat Tavern, Bethel Woods, NY
David Geffen Hall with NYCLC, NYC
Educational Alliance Senior Centers, NYC
Esperanto Spanish Restaurant, NYC
Fall Music festival 2020 -Dorflinger, Hawley, PA
Farmer’s Market, Callicoon, NY
Hemlock Farms Library, Beach & Firehouse, PA
Holy Church of the Apostle, NYC
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
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
Porch Stomp Festival, Governor’s Island
Private Beach Bash, St. Thomas, USVI
Rafter’s Tavern, Callicoon, NY
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
Sylvania Social Restaurant, Hawley, 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
Yasgur’s Farm Fest, Bethel, NY


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

Call to action

If you’d like to support this fight to save our oceans and marine life, please contact the following organizations:
Donate here :
Rescue, rehabilitate and release marine animals such as seals and otters. 

Private Music Party 7/22/23

A fun music jam with lots of talented musicians! 3 pm on

Bluestone 739 Band Wednesday 7/26/23

Bluestone 739 Band will perform at Fawn Hill Park, Hemlock Farms, Lords Valley, PA 6-8 pm! Bluegrass, folk and Violizzy originals!

Friday 7/28/23 Bob Tellefsen Band

Violizzy plays with Bob Tellefsen Band, who is performing at The Old Schoolhouse Farm in Honesdale, PA. Brick oven pizza, great drinks!

Little Camp Beach Picnic 8/2/23

Randy Light, Maren Swenson Waxenberg and Violizzy team up to entertain folks at Little Camp Beach in Hemlock Farms.

Saturday 8/12/23 Bob Tellefsen Band

Hemlock Farms Day with the Bob Tellefsen Band!

Friday August 4, 7-10 pm Wayne County Fair

Violizzy joins The Bob Tellefsen Band at the Wayne County Fair! Rain or shine, we'll be under the roofed in outdoor music area!

Sept. 1,6-7 pm with Rav Shoshana

Violizzy joins Rav Shoshana on Elm Beach for a Friday evening service. Sandy Simon and Eric Katz complete the band for a musically delightful service to welcome the Queen of Shabbat! Dinner to follow. Everyone invited.

September 30, 7:30 pm PVC

Violizzy will finally present her own set of original songs at the Peoples Voice Cafe at Judson Memorial Church Hall, near Washington Square Park in NYC! Donations accepted. Please put this event in your calendar! Band includes Trevor Hochman, bass, Maren Swenson Waxenberg, Bari uke and vocal harmony, & Mario Cancel Bigay, Quattro.