Special needs band performs for President Peres

At open house event held in honor of Succot, president joins children, tries his hand at playing darbuka drum.

October 3, 2012 23:35
President Peres with special needs band

Peres Shalva band. (photo credit: Yair Chovav)


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A band of special needs children from the Shalva organization put on a show for President Shimon Peres on Wednesday, during an "open house" event held at his residence in honor of Succot.

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The president joined the children and tried his hand at playing the darbuka drum.

The children performed two songs: Shir Le Ahava (song for love) and Od Yavo Shalom Aleinu (peace will come to us).

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