David Broza and Friends
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 8:00 PM
Lowenstein Auditorium at Temple Emanu-El
1 East 65th Street at Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10065, United States
In the summer of 2018 David Broza was joined by the NY based Cuban “Trio Havana” lead by flute virtuoso Itai Kriss. This union of musicians lead to the creation of his newest band under the label “David Broza & Friends”. Together they bring a unique interpretation to the full spectrum of Broza’s rich repertoire of hits.
Israeli superstar David Broza is considered one of the world’s most dynamic and vibrant performers. From his whirlwind fingerpicking to Flamenco percussion and rhythms to a signature rock and roll sound, David Broza’s charismatic and energetic performances have delighted audiences throughout the world. Raised in Israel, Spain, and England, Broza has performing worldwide since 1977,when his hit song “Yihye Tov” first hit the airwaves, promoting a message of peace. David Broza is known for his commitment and dedication to several humanitarian projects, especially a resolution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict through dialogue, culture, music and tolerance. Now, with a string of multi-platinum albums— in Hebrew, English and Spanish—he continues to hone his message. Broza was awarded a Spanish Medal of Honor by the King of Spain, Juan Carlos I, for his longtime contribution to Israel-Spain relations and his promotion of tolerance. A passionate peace advocate, he has also been named a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. Broza garnered widespread acclaim for his 2013 album East Jerusalem West Jerusalem, produced by GRAMMY award-winner Steve Earle and record executive Steve Greenberg.