Saturday 09 Oct // 21:00

SHEM – TOV LEVY JAZZ BAND (ISRAEL)

NINEGATES JAZZ FESTIVAL  

The Shem-Tov Levy Ensemble  –  “Celebration” (Hagiga)

Shem-Tov Levy, is one of Israel’s leading musicians, having had a varied solo career for many years as a composer, flutist and singer. Israeli born, of Bulgarian origin, and classically trained, Levy has very unique, rich, and recognizable musical signature. Many of his songs and compositions have become Israeli classics.

The Shem-Tov Levy Ensemble is active since 2003, and performs mainly original compositions written by Levy, as well as music written by world known composers in a variety of genres: Balkan, Arab, Gypsy-Jazz, and Classical music. All in the unique arrangements and sound of the Ensemble.

The Ensemble’s performance was filmed for the Mezzo music channel in 2004.

Shem-Tov Levy, is one of Israel’s leading musicians, having had a varied solo career for many years as a composer, flutist and singer. Israeli born, of Bulgarian origin, and classically trained, Levy has very unique, rich, and recognizable musical signature. Many of his songs and compositions have become Israeli classics.

In 2005 Levy received the ACUM  LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD.

The Shem-Tov Levy Ensemble is active since 2003, and performs original compositions written by Levy, as well as music written by world known composers in a variety of genres: Balkan, Arab, Jazz, and Classical music. All in the unique arrangements and sound of the Ensemble.

The Ensemble’s performance was filmed for the Mezzo music channel in 2004.

The Ensemble’s first disc “STATIONS” was recorded on 2007.

These days the Ensemble is recording their second disc, with pieces by Piazzola, Miles Davies, Dizzy Gillespie, Mohamad Al Kasabgi, traditional Jewish music, as well as new original pieces by Levy.

  • Start: 21:00
  • Tickets: Rmb 80 / 50 (presale)