Events in Jerusalem

Shem Tov Levy and Ensemble: Ethnic Touches to Poetry (August 20, 2013)

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Tuesday aug 20th

Beit Avi Chai presents "Shem Tov Levy and Ensemble": Ethnic Touches to Poetry

Tuesday, August 20, 8:30 PM

Shem Tov Levy, one of the most important musicians in Israel today, presents the best of the poetry he has set over the years in warm and colorful ethnic arrangements. Levy and his unique ensemble infuse Balkan, Arabic, and Gypsy hues into Israeli music, in a way that has shaped Israeli culture and transforms this evening into a festival of good music and pure enjoyment.

The program will include: "Beleilot ha-stav" (David Fogel), "Shirei sof ha-derekh" (Leah Goldberg), "Shuvi Le-veitekh" (Dalia Ravikovich), "Hanasikh ha-qatan" (Yonatan Gefen)

Shem-Tov Levy-flute, piano, vocals
Gadi Ben-Elisheva-guitars, vocals
Shirley Sabach-oud, vocals
Noam Chen-percussion
Tsur Ben-Ze'ev-contrabass

Admission: NIS 60, students: NIS 30
The events will take place in the Beit AVI CHAI courtyard. Warm attire recommended 

Image of Shem Tov Levy ensemble by Gerard Alon


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