About Yoni Avital

Omnipresent and always humming a tune, Yoni is the founder and leader of The Shuk. Multi-talented and in sync with many international artists, he's shared the stage with the likes of Matisyahu and David Broza.

His performances at the World Music Festival, Chicago (USA), the PORTA World Music Festival (Latvia) and the Western Country Playhouse (USA) have been widely appreciated, along with those in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Greece, Italy, Germany, Russia among many other countries across the globe.

Hailing from Sephardic and Ashkenazic roots, he comes from a myriad of cultures from Eastern Europe, Brazil, Argentina and Northern Africa and personifies the band’s cross-cultural image and lends multiple dimensions to our music.

Yoni Avital

Flute, Guitar, Voice

Amsterdam, Netherlands