Talented Israeli virtuoso jazz guitarist Assaf Kahati has issued three albums under his name, garnering rave reviews in major U.S.newspapers. Assaf is based in New York and plays around the world in major jazz festivals and venues such as the Blue Note in New York, Toronto Jazz Festival, Jazz Festival in Barranquilla, Colombia, Jazz Festival Bansko, Bulgaria, and more. Usually playing with a trio of guitar, bass and drums, he is joined on this Israeli tour by veteran American jazz pianist Lenore Rafael.
Pianist Lenore Raphael has appeared around the world jazz scene for more than 50 years, to great acclaim. She was twice nominated for a Grammy and has performed with top jazz musicians in the U.S. – like Clark Terry, Lionel Hampton and more.
Assaf and Lenore have appeared together in New York and throughout the United States and this will their first appearance together in Israel. They developed between them a special connection and musical partnership where each brings his world: Lenore, a pianist from the older generation, born in New York and growing up on pianists like Bud Powell and Oscar Peterson; and Assaf, a guitarist from the younger generation born and raised in Israel and bringing the fragrance of the Israeli and world music into jazz.
Together they play jazz classics and original pieces and create an intimate duet show that will carry you away.
Tickets ₪ 50
Tickets for students with valid id: ₪ 40 (at the door)
Doors open at 20:00
Show at: 21:00
For more information: 077-2345719