Sunday, March 9, 2014 • 1:00 p.m.
This program is in partnership with Jewish Federation of Broward County, The Jewish Agency for Israel and Partnership 2Gether: The Jewish Agency Peoplehood Platform.
The language of music is universal. Musicians from our community and our partnership city, Nesher, Israel, will entertain and delight you. The afternoon will feature local and Israeli artists performing live onstage, plus incredible Israeli talent broadcast live on screen from Nesher, Israel. Experience this unique opportunity as we unite our two countries through the magic of music.
Performing live on our stage will beNatanel Batish, Yair Tal-or and Jessie Chambers.
Natanel Batish is an Israeli artist and the municipal youth coordinator in Nesher, Israel, who is very innovative in his work and beloved by teens everywhere, as he performs throughout Israel.
Jessie Chambers is a 17 year old high school senior from South Florida. She began singing at the age of five and music has been her passion ever since. Jessie is involved with the performing arts program at school and also performs at various local venues throughout South Florida. She currently writes her own songs and plans to study music in college. Jessie is honored and excited to be given the chance to perform at this event.
Yair Tal-or has a degree in Musicology as well as a teaching certificate. He loves music and discovered that his additional passion was becoming a physician. After completing his music studies, he decided to continue his education in medicine and is presently finishing his premed studies. Yair is 29 years old and plays both the guitar and piano and sings in both Hebew and English.
Back for an encore performance from Nesher, Israel through our onscreen broadcast is Tom Cohen, a 22-year-old performer and former Israeli "American Idol" contestant. Joining Tom onscreen will be Adi Ezra, a writer, composer and an IDF soldier who servesin the IDF Music Orchestra as the leading vocalist.
Gilad Hesseg, an Israeli folk-rock singer-songwriter and composer, will perform live on our stage. Active in the Israeli music field most of his life, Gilad has composed and recorded numerous songs.