Gregor Schaefer

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bassist
multi-instrumentalist
composer
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jazz
world music
theater
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Discography

Audio Recordings

2016  
'Balkan & Jewish Inspirations 3': compilation CD that has 2 tracks by Shtetl Band Amsterdam with Christian Dawid
2015  
Shtetl Band Amsterdam with guest Christian Dawid: CD 'Roots and Shoots'
2011  
Shtetl Band Amsterdam with guest Christian Dawid: CD 'The Klezmer Village'
2008  
Shtetl Band Amsterdam: CD 'The Bride's Waltz - New & Old Music for the Klezmer Violin'
2008  
Ida Vos & Shtetl Band Amsterdam: book+CD 'Vijfendertig tranen'
(Ida Vos reads poems / Shtetl Band Amsterdam plays klezmer music)
2007  
Mazzeltov: CD 'Amsterdam - Jatten uit Mokum'
2006  
De Urker Zangers - guest appearance with vocal group, CD with gospels and classical music
2005  
Stefka: CD 'Del Recuerdo de Amor'
2005  
Soundtrack CD for the movie 'Everything Is Illuminated': contains the track 'Amari Szi, Amari' by Csókolom
2004  
Don Popo: CD '2002-2004'
2004  
Di Fidl Kapelye: CD 'Live in Amsterdam'
2004  
Mazzeltov: CD 'Mishpoge'
>>Nominated for the Dutch Edison Award 2005
2003  
Sterrenfestival: 'Sterren van 2003' (compilation): contains one track by Csókolom
2003  
Di Fidl Kapelye: CD 'Strings, hammers and bows'
2003  
Sengala: CD 'Sengala'
2002  
La Fuente: CD 'La Fuente'
2003  
'Geleneksel Cigene Müzigi - Traditional Gypsy Music' (illegal Turkish compilation CD): contains one track by Csókolom
2002  
Mazzeltov: CD 'Tsores & Cheyn'
2001  
Csókolom: CD 'Ludo Luda'
>>Nominated for the BBC Awards for World Music 2002
2001  
Koma Strana Dîcle: CD 'Roja Biratî' - guest appearance with Kurdish group
2000  
Compilation CD 'Arhoolie 40th Anniversary Collection 1960-2000: The Journey Of Chris Strachwitz': contains the track 'Medved Na Lancu' by Csókolom
2000  
Tolga Emilio Trio: CD 'Gipsy, jazz and latin flavours'
1999  
Soluna: CD 'Balkan Moderne'
1999  
Tolga Emilio Trio: CD 'Bohemia'
1998  
Csókolom: CD 'May I kiss your hand'
>>Recorded in the Sun Studio in Memphis, TN, for the Arhoolie label
1998  
Csókolom: 1 track on compilation CD 'Prime Cuts 1998 - Folk / Song / World Music in Germany'
1998  
Centre Ville: CD 'Kleine Swing'
1997  
Csókolom: CD 'Csókolom'
1996  
New Thundering Swingmates: CD 'Good enough to keep'
1991  
Hot House Leerorkest: one track on CD 'Keytown Swings vol. 3'

Filmography

2012
The soundtrack of the movie 'Entre Eux Deux' (by Fabien Naudier) contains Gregor's composition 'November Nign', as performed by Shtetl Band Amsterdam.
2005
The soundtrack of the movie 'Everything Is Illuminated' (based on the critically-acclaimed novel by Jonathan Safran Foer) contains the track 'Amari Szi, Amari' by Csókolom. It is the famous version from the album May I Kiss Your Hand, recorded in the Sun Studion in Memphis, Tennessee.