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The Esther Ofarim tribute

Guitarist Nadav Remez is slated to participate in the annual Hebrew Jazz series at Beit Avi Chai.

Guitarist Nadav Remez
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Nadav Remez’s forthcoming tribute to iconic songstress Esther Ofarim is happening almost as a matter of default.

The 29-year-old Boston-based Israeli guitarist, who will front a tribute concert based on Ofarim’s expansive oeuvre at Beit Avi Chai on February 26 (9 p.m.), says he did not knowingly imbibe the veteran singer’s hits as a youngster.

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