All performances for the 2020 and 2021 season will be done virtually and can be accessed through our YouTube Channel and can be found on this webpage.

Our first performance for the year will be:

“A Chanukah Present from Mak’hela with guest performances by the Jewish Community of Amherst Klezmer Workshop”. The perfomance can be found through our YouTube channel below.

Mak’hela’s YouTube Channel:


2019-2020 Season

“Holyoke for the Holidays

Holyoke for the Holidays.  Mak’hela joins the Holyoke Civic Symphony as its special guest for this annual concert. 

Sunday, December 8, 2019
3:00 pm
United Congregational Church of Holyoke, 300 Appleton Street, Holyoke, MA

Mak’hela’s annual performance for the Glenmeadow Retirement and the Jewish Nursing Home 

Sunday, December 22, 2019
1:30 pm
Glenmeadow, 24 Tabor Crossing, Longmeadow, MA

3:00 pm
JGS Lifecare (Jewish Nursing Home), 770 Converse Street, Longmeadow, MA

Shabbat Shirah Service

February 7, 2020
Friday, 7:00 pm
Sinai Temple, 1100 Dickenson Street, Springfield, MA

Mak’hela Celebrates the JCA

Sunday, March 1, 2020
3:00 pm
Jewish Community of Amherst, 742 Main Street, Amherst, MA

Together we Sing:  A Multicultural Concert featuring three choruses from Mendelssohn’s Eliajah (cancelled)

May 3, 2020
Sunday, 2:00 pm
First Congregational Church Amherst, 165 Main Street, Amherst, MA

Past Performances:

Archive of all previous seasons.

Scheduling a Performance:

Mak’hela performs in a variety of settings:

  • Benefits for worthy causes
  • Religious observances
  • Celebrations and special events (for a fee)

For information on scheduling a Mak’hela performance and all other inquiries, please contact [contact information coming soon!].