Carl Nelkin is a native of Dublin, Ireland and an active member of the Irish Jewish community.
Carl gives concerts of Irish and Jewish music combining the songs of both traditions, with special emphasis on folk music and the Yiddish theatre.
Carl has released two CDs. The first, entitled “Irish Heart - Jewish Soul”, is an album of Irish and Jewish songs with an emphasis on the blending of Irish and Jewish cultures. The second CD is entitled “The Little Trees are Weeping – Songs of the Holocaust and Resistance”.
Carl also serves regularly as a Cantor and, in the past, has served at various locations in the United States and Great Britain as well as in Dublin.