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