Noa (Achinoam Nini) in Concert - The Israeli Songbook
Israel’s prolific recording artist, Noa (known in her home country by her given name Achinoam Nini), brings her soulful voice and lyrical sensibility to UCLA's Royce Hall.
Saturday, March 24, 2012
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
This special UCLA Live program will feature highlights from Noa's career, with special focus on her latest release, the critically acclaimed Israeli Songbook. Noa has been making breathtaking music for more than 20 years in an incredible range of styles and languages. Alongside her eclectic musical collaborator and guitarist Gil Dor, she has written and recorded in Hebrew, English, Yemenite, Italian, Neapolitan, French and Spanish. In this program, she keeps her roots very close with material featuring moving takes on beloved Israeli classics, “Hayu Leilot,” “Mayim Rabim,” “Ruach Stav” and more as well as unique originals and other surprises. The program also features Noa playing a unique mix of Middle Eastern and Latin percussion.
Tickets from $20 ($15 UCLA Students)
For more information and tickets, visit http://www.uclalive.org/
Sponsor(s): Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA