Event Details

  • February 19, 2017
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • $15-25
  • Get Tickets

Venue

  • Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta
  • 5342 Tilly Mill Road
  • Dunwoody, GA 30338
  • (678) 812-4078
  • http://atlantajcc.org

Event Description

Israeli Saxophonist Daniel Zamir

On February 19, 2017, at 7:00 pm, Daniel Zamir will perform at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta’s (MJCCA) Morris & Rae Frank Theatre, 5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody. One of the most influential musicians in Israel, Zamir, a virtuoso saxophone player and composer, fuses elements of Jewish sounds and high-quality jazz with components of ethnic and world music. Ticket prices: $15-$25. To purchase tickets, call 678.812.4002 or visit atlantajcc.org. About Daniel Zamir: Daniel Zamir’s albums are the most successful jazz albums ever to be recorded in Israel, with high acclaim from the media and critics and with tremendous sellings (“Amen”, released in 2006 sold over 12000 copies in Israel only – the most selling jazz album in Israel ever!). Zamir has performed and recorded with the biggest names in Israel’s pop and rock scene, such as Eviatar Banai, Beri Sacharoff, Ehud Banai, Yoni Rechter and more. Zamir has been performing as a special guest with Reggae Meggastar Matisyahu on his European tours and in the US. Both of them performed together with Sting on his last visit to Israel in 2006. Zamir has recorded 4 albums on John Zorn’s “Tzadik” label, the last one included Joey Baron, Uri Caine and Greg Cohen. Zamir performed with John Zorn’s Masada and Electric Masada numerous times in Israel and the US, and is considered by Zorn to be one of the most interesting and important sax player of our generation. Zamir (32) won the 2010 Prime Minister Award for outstanding jazz composers, the youngest musician ever to win the prestigious award. More Info: Ticket prices: $15 - $25 Purchase Tickets: 678.812.4002, or visit www.atlantajcc.org/boxoffice.

Event presented by:

  • Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta
  • (678) 812-4000
  • boxoffice@atlantajcc.org
  • http://atlantajcc.org

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