Programs, Classes & Private Lessons

Frank Rackow


Klezmer Ensemble Instructor.
A founding member of Calgary's KlezMerovitz band, Frank also leads the Klezmer/Middle Eastern fusion group, The Black Sea. He directs a community klezmer orchestra at the Jewish Community Centre of Calgary and has worked with some of the top Jewish music specialists in Canada, including Allan Merovitz, Henri Oppenheim and Martin Van De Ven. A graduate of music programs at Concordia and McGill Universities, he has performed with jazz and world music ensembles at festivals and clubs across Canada. Frank is an active clinician and teacher on both saxophone and clarinet and is also involved in choral music as the founding conductor of Vocal Latitudes, a world music community choir in Calgary.