International Music Showcase Festival 2019 Free entranceDAY #2 NOON SESSION
The International Music Showcase Festival is celebrating 10 years of exporting and promoting some of the finest Israeli music to the world.
The #2 day [noon session] preformance: Yotam Ben-Or Quartet, Amir Gwirtzman, Mark Eliyahu
The performances will take place in the Yellow Submarine – Jerusalem
open doors 14:30
The International Music Showcase Festival is celebrating 10 years of exporting and promoting some of the finest Israeli music to the world. Music showcase festivals take place all over the globe, aimed at sharing local music with top representatives from the global music industry.
Israel’s musical showcase is produced by the Yellow Submarine and is thought to be one of the finest in the world..
We are off to the 2# day [noon session] with 3 performances:
Yotam Ben-Or Quartet
Harmonica player and composer, Yotam Ben-Or, is “playing at a level that, in my opinion, matches Stevie Wonder himself״ (Bass Musician Magazine). Performed at venues and festivals such as Jazz at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Bric JazzFest. Ben-Or worked with and was mentored by musicians such as Avishai Cohen (bass), Gregoire Maret, Jason Moran, Ben Street. In June 2018 he released his debut album ‘Sitting on a Cloud’
Israeli woodwinds multi-instrumentalist. His solo project is a metaphor for our globalized world, a musical journey in time, continents, cultures, religions and philosophical concepts, but mostly a journey inside the artist’s inner world. The critics described it as “A spiritual experience of the senses” and a musical reflection of the Israeli cultural mosaic.
.Mark Eliyahu is A Brilliant composer, A Kamenche master and A talented producer
In the “Let it go” show, Mark Eliyahu combines ancient instruments such as kamanche and Tar with modern and futuristic electronics. He fuses East and West, and takes his music one step forward in to a deep journey of sound.