‘August’: New Album by Yoav Eshed Quartet feat. Dayna Stephens

New album for Yoav Eshed and his Quartet, with special appearance by saxophonist Dayna Stephens.

Jonathan Gee’s “Song Diasporas” Album – Out!

Jonathan Gee's "The Song Diasporas" album was launched on October 26th.

Watch: Sleigh Ride – Dan Pugach Nonet

Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson, arranged by Dan Pugach, is available on iTunes. Watch a video of the Dan Pugach Nonet performing it at the Systems Two Studios in Brooklyn.  

Guy Mintus’ Album Chosen for Downbeat Magazine Editor’s Pick

DownBeat Magazine has chosen Guy Mintus' A Home In Between for June’s Editor’s Pick and published a fantastic, thorough, thoughtful and very supportive review of the record. A Home in Between is the debut album...

Noa Kapelyushnik Wins Prestigious Scholarship at Vladimir Horowitz Competition

In one of the most prestigious events for young pianists held this past April in Kiev, Ukraine, pianist Noa Kapliyonshik took part in the Vladimir Horowitz competition for ages fourteen to nineteen.

Stav Meishar’s Project The Escape Act

Petite Mort Productions and Dreamcoat Experience Present: The Escape Act: A Holocaust Memoir Written and Performed by Stav Meishar Based on the life of Irene Danner-Storm The Escape Act (formerly Run Away, Join the Circus) is based on...

Israel Team Celebrates Success in 5th WAG Festival, Belgrade

The Israeli branch of the international artists organization 'WAG' (World Art Games) took part last month in the International Artistic Festival held in Belgrade.

Tom Shoval’s “Youth” reviewed on The Huffington Post

Read a wonderful Huffington Post review of director Tom Shoval's first feature, "Youth"

Israeli Movies and TV Shows Available to Stream

New Israeli movies and series are available for streaming on Israel Film Center Stream, an initiative of the Israel Film Center at the JCC in Manhattan. Check out the available films and shows here.

Or Bareket Releases New Album

Or Bareket's new album "33", was released this Friday, May 3rd on Enja Records. The ten tracks on it are sound-pictures of a pretty eventful and transformative time in Bareket's life

Benjamin Goodman Wins 1st prize at the World Piano Teachers’ Association International Piano Competition

Following wining the prize, Benjamin was appointed President and Artistic Director of the Israel Chapter of the World Piano Teachers' Association and he was invited to give a masterclass and a recital in Novi Sad,...

French Jazz Academy Selects Album of the Year

The French Jazz Academy Chose trumpet player Avishai Cohen's last album "Into the Silence" as its album of the year at the end of January. "Jazz Magazine" (France) chose him lately as Musician of...