01.24.2017 | 26 Tevet, 5777
Calls mount for probe into Umm al-Hiran operation
Arab-Israelis protest home demolitions
Fatah official: Palestinian leadership should downgrade US ties if embassy moved
Israel’s High Court freezes Amona deal
Euroleague season slipping away from Mac TA Yellow-and-blue visits Galatasaray
Beersheba’s quest for treble faces tough Kiryat Shmona test
Hapoel Jerusalem hosts Zenit in Eurocup clash
Submarine scandal, mystery case loom
Trump turns noncommittal on Jerusalem embassy move
MK Smotrich: If settlement bill doesn’t pass, no bill will pass
Netanyahu touts ties with Trump, warns against 'shooting from the hip'
Netanyahu says he remains concerned for settlements ahead of Trump call
DANCE REVIEW: LE CORSAIRE
A feast for the senses
The call of the wild
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Blank and Kraft mark first pair of Jewish Super Bowl owners since 2012
‘IDF draftees get hooked on tobacco during service’
Government funding rolling into medical cannabis industry
Microsoft kicks off BlueHat cyber security event in Tel Aviv
Gigawatt Global breaks ground on its second East African solar field
Sourasky purchases corneas in bulk from US
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Letters to the Editor: Trump in triumph
‘Imprisoned in marriage against her will’
The right approach
Israel and China – bridging the two ends of Asia
‘Gaza infrastructure nearing collapse’
Taliban tells new US President Trump to quit Afghanistan
Analysis: Glad to see Obama go, Gulf Arabs expect Trump to counter Iran
British-Iranian aid worker sentenced to jail for 'cooperation with BBC'
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
ISIS destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
Jewish comedian Sarah Silverman reacts to attack on 'alt-right' leader
'Last letters from the Holocaust' displayed in Yad Vashem project
Antisemitic attacks across London designed to 'instill fear'
Global public figures say 'we remember' ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day
Government approves NIS 250m. plan to promote smart transportation
Israeli researchers introduce unique signature verification tech
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Trump secretary of state pick Tillerson secures support for confirmation
Ralph Nader pans Keith Ellison for 'toning down' Israel stance
Joshua Kushner, brother of Trump son-in-law, spotted at Women’s March
Abbas, foreign leaders respond to Trump taking office
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
'SNL' writer called out for Barron Trump tweet
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
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Catholic Italy's 'Promised Land'
Raising arrows: Encouraging compassion
Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
Michael first achieved fame as one of two members of the popular 80s band WHAM! before beginning his solo career.
The rapper is known to support Palestinians at his concerts.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Envisager les fondations d’un monde commun : telle est l’ambition d’un événement unique organisé par l’Institut français de Tel-Aviv
By BARRY DAVIS
Inon Zur has become one of the world’s leading composers of music for video games.
The 28-year-old singer’s parents made aliya from Ethiopia in the early 1980s, as part of Operation Moses.
Jason Lindner, a 43-year-old American jazz pianist, will bring his Now vs Now trio to the Jerusalem Jazz Festival.
From intimate evenings to twice-yearly hoots, Philippa Bacal knows that folk music is where it’s at.
By ELISSA EINHORN
The three-day conference, held November 14 to 16, featured panel discussions by musicologists and Beethoven scholars from several universities.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
One could identify Effie Benaya, founder, manager and artistic director of the Oud Festival of Jerusalem, as the most realistic dreamer among us.
By PEGGY CIDOR
French oud player Jean-Pierre Smadja says "It is a dream to finally come and play in Jerusalem."
"You've found your Freedom, your Faith. It was your Last Christmas, and we shall miss you."
Jazzman Omer Avital, his quintet and
two vocalists will perform in Tel Aviv.
Two award-winning musicians take
part in the Tel Aviv Museum concert series.
By MAXIM REIDER
The Sound Check conference in TA this weekend aims to empower local independent artists.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
By SHAWN RODGERS
Veteran vocalist/multi-instrumentalist Shai Lavi will perform his large collection of ‘simple, everyday life’ songs in Tel Aviv.
The influential and prominent Israeli artist passed away on Thursday.
By DAVID BRINN
Profeti della Quinta performs
Elam Rotem’s ‘Joseph and his Brothers.’
The Gabrieli Consort & Players will perform at the International Chamber Music Festival.
By OMER SHOMRONI
The Israeli Andalusian Orchestra presents eclectic concerts around the country.
The Turkish jazz trio will perform in Jerusalem.
The Netanya Israel Kibbutz Orchestra opens a new season.
By SARAH HERSHENSON
The band is due to play two shows in November to a mixed Israeli and Palestinian audience.
The Jerusalem Post's Israeli entertainment and culture guide for the week to come.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Guitarist Alvin Youngblood Hart performs in the Tel Aviv Blues Festival.
Soprano Keren Motseri performs in Tel Aviv.
LA-based Russian composer Anna Drubich rediscovers her Jewish roots in the new concert piece ‘Kaddish.’
Saxophonist Antonio Hart is performing in the Hot Jazz series.
The Mendi Rodan Chamber Orchestra opens its season with a world premiere.
Bach, Braham and Bartok were played at the recent concert.
By URY EPPSTEIN
Ten great cultural events in the week to come.
The Tzlilim Bamidbar festival takes place in Sde Boker.
Venerated fashion magazine recognizes emerging Tel Aviv-based artist Ziv Barashi.
The concert, replete with Christmas decorations, will take place December 19 at the Industrial Park at 8:30 p.m.
The Jerusalem Quartet is celebrating its 20th anniversary.
The American vocalist and guitarist will give performances in Tel Aviv, Eilat and Jerusalem.
The heart is a recurring theme in Yamato’s tours.
The South African-born octogenarian clarinetist’s contribution to the freer side of Israeli jazz will be saluted at this week’s Jerusalem Jazz Fest
Sir James Galway will perform with the Paris Vox Musicorum Orchestra.
The Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble premieres the oratorio ‘Jonah.’
The Jeff Ballard Trio will perform at the Jerusalem Jazz Festival.
Vocalist Aster Aweke will perform at the Hullegeb Festival in Jerusalem.
The musician still needs to deliver a lecture in order to receive the $927,740 prize.
The reunion of Rose and Slash, which seemed more unlikely than Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and PA leader Mahmoud Abbas sitting down together, came after years of bitter acrimony.
These three musicians demonstrated dazzling virtuosity, not for its own sake, but for radiating a spirit of utmost attentiveness and concentration.
Benjamin Schmid is coming back to Israel.
Guitarist Pat Martino performs at the Tel Aviv Jazz Festival.
The magic created when Eden and Shay-Li Djamchid start to sing their gentle melodies quiets down even noisy audiences.
By BEN FISHER
Having overcome personal hardship, American jazz saxophonist Dayna Stephens joins the roster at the Tel Aviv Jazz Festival.
Described by the BBC as the “King of Sound, Ruler of Beats,” Beardyman produces all his live shows from scratch, letting the audience choose the genre and help develop the track.
Israeli tenor Guy Mannheim performs in Bellini’s opera ‘Norma.’
Pianist Robert Glasper and his band open jazz season at the Opera House.
Ilan Volkov’s annual Tectonics Festival presents a rare fusion between classical and contemporary music
The ambiance at the Yellow Submarine was something between that of a rock concert and an intimate hafla in someone’s home back in Morocco.
Will the popular British rock band hold its first show in Israel in the near future?
The pop star has also appeared as a judge on the Australian version of 'The X Factor'.
The well-meant purpose of this musical cocktail was presumably to attract classical music fans to folk music, and vice versa.
Renowned American saxophonist Craig Handy brings his mixture of soulful sounds and vibrant vocals to the Super Jazz Ashdod Festival.
Legendary duo Air Supply will perform three concerts here on their packed world tour.
By AMY SPIRO
The Harlem Gospel Choir sings of hope and inspiration.
Swedish jazz musician Gunhild Carling is living her dream.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Mika Karni’s cabaret show evokes the era of the 1930s.
Everyone will get an opportunity to shine on the Beit Hayotzer stage as alumni and students join forces with internationally-renowned musicians
Superstar rock band first performed in Israel 22 years ago.
Veteran oud player Sameer Makhoul will show off his multicultural sounds as he takes the stage at the annual Oud Festival in Jerusalem.
According to Spektor, in Soviet Russia, "the only thing that made Jewish people marry other Jews is that they didn’t want to be called ‘kikes’."
The Stranglers emerged as one of the first and longest-lasting bands of the punk era.
Blues musician Jerron Paxton will perform at Zappa.
The International Music Showcase is around the corner.
Renowned Japanese Conductor Tomomi Nishimoto arrives in Israel to work with The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra.
The violinist will perform in three chamber concerts.
Brooklyn-based ambient-pop band Cigarettes After Sex bring their intimate sound to Tel Aviv
This year’s Oud Festival featuresv Indian musician Ustad Shujaat Husain Khan.
Your weekend entertainment guide!
The Jerusalem Music Center expands its musical horizons.
The Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra launches its new season.
Winner of 12 Tony Awards, The Producers follows scheming producer Max Bialystock (Howard Schechter) and his mousy accountant, Leo Bloom (Shai Amoyal).
New album: Cotton Candy Clouds
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
A museum of Jewish music in Jerusalem
harks back to Temple times when the Levites
would sing and play with divine harmony.
By MORDECHAI BECK
Looking both ways: an end-of-the-year musical reflection.
Culture events around the country!
By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD
Out-of-the-ordinary women come together to discuss social, family,
ethical and artistic issues – and create ‘a world in common.’
‘I’m fortunate because I had the
opportunity to deeply study the tradition of
News briefs from around the nation.
‘Music is meant to be shared, to be heard.’
The fourth edition of the Pianos Festival will focus on the late Hungarian-born
Israel Prize winning composer Andre Hajdu, who died in August at the age of 84.
The Tel Aviv Jazz Festival kicks off on Wednesday.
The hundreds who will pack the place will be grooving to spectacular renditions of some of their favorite hits by the likes of Cliff Richard, Frank Sinatra, The Temptations and Shirley Bassey.
Italian violinist-conductor Enrico Onofri is one of the world’s foremost performers of Baroque music.
The ensemble began life in Ashdod in 1994, with the goal of perpetuating the rich musical heritage of the Maghreb region.
The five-day event takes in over 30 documentaries, from Israel and around the world, featuring seven Israeli premieres.
Pop song that chides Gulf kingdom's oppressive treatment of women has garnered over 2.5 million views along with sparking scandal.
Get to know everything that is new and happy in the Israeli music world in recent weeks.
News brief from around the capital.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
Leonard Cohen embodied precisely those dimensions which offer an antidote to the pathetic decline in culture, literacy and aesthetics that vulgarity preys on.
By JAMES A. DIAMOND