Transit Directions

Walk from Subway

train to Carroll Street.
Walk west on 1st Place (it will become Summit St). Cross over BQE. Continue down Summit St to Columbia St. Mak a left. Jalopy is two blocks down Columbia St.

Subway and Bus

Option 1: trains to Boro Hall. Walk South on Court St to Atlantic Avenue. On Atlantic Ave, take the B61 towards Ikea/Red Hook. Get off on Summit and Columbia Sts. Continue down Columbia St. two blocks to Jalopy.

Option 2: to Jay St/Metrotech. Catch B61 to Ikea/Red Hook on Smith St. between Fulton & Livingston. Follow above directions.

From Manhattan

Take Brooklyn Bridge. Continue down Adams St. Make a right onto Atlantic Ave. At Columbia St. (4th light) make a left. Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE From North and West

Take BQE to Atlantic Avenue Exit. Make left at the light (Columbia St). Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE from South and East

Take BQE to Hamilton Avenue Exit. Continue straight off exit. The first right after the traffic light is Columbia St. Jalopy is on the right half way down the block.

Henry Sapoznik

Henry Sapoznik

Henry Sapoznik is an award-winning record and radio producer, banjoist, author, ethnomusicologist in the fields of Yiddish and American popular and traditional music.  A pioneer in the revival of klezmer music, in 1985 Sapoznik founded KlezKamp the first program designed to teach traditional Yiddish folk arts and co-founded Living Traditions in 1995 to continue that work. Sapoznik continued to direct it until it ended in 2015.  A five time Grammy nominated producer Sapoznik won the 2002 Peabody award for his 13-part NPR series “The Yiddish Radio Project” and his collection of broadcasts was acquired by the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress in 2011.

Sapoznik recently released on Jalopy Records, “Banjew” a collection of American old time songs and tunes his first banjo recording since 1982, and produced and curated “Attractive Hebrews: The Lambert Yiddish Cylinders 1901-1905” which won the 2017 Certificate of Merit from the Association of Recorded Sounds Collections. Sapoznik is currently working with Dick Spottswood on a new reissue set “Protobilly: The Tin Pan Alley DNA of Country Music 1894-1939” for JSP records.