Jim Marcovitch

'Jim Marcovitch, co-founder and leader of the inspirational Klezmer band She’koyokh, was an outstanding musician and showman whose virtuosity and passion inspired artists and audiences alike. His early death from non-Hodgkins Lymphoma is deeply mourned by his many collaborators and friends.'

Jim Marcovitch, 09-03-74 to 17-10-08

Guardian obituary by Tom Morris

Harvey Marcovitch on Jim - reflections by Jim's father

Visit Soup page and She'Koyokh website



She'Koyokh at Columbia Road flower market


Jim with Ben and Hannah from Soup, with She'Koyokh in the background; Jim and Jenny


FDT Klezmorim

Jim playing for dancing

Jim's papercut for the cover of Ilana's 'Klezmer Fiddle' book