Azind – Traditional Klezmer Duo

Azind is a multiinstrumental duo with my dear friend and collegue Nicolaas Cottenie.  We perform traditional klezmer pieces and music from Romania, Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey.

If everything goes according to plan we record our first album in december 2022.

Nicolaas Cottenie (
violin, 8-String violin, accordeon, bass padel

Alina Bauer (
violin, viola, mandola, bass padel

Azind – Traditional Klezmer Duo in action

To separate technique from emotion would be like separating body and soul.
Daniel Barenboim, pianist and conductor