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  Tevet 9, 5772 , 04/01/12

Clarinet Virtuoso Shmuel Ahiezer Passes On

Shmuel Ahiezer, the clarinet virtuoso who accompanied the Lag Baomer Torah procession in Safed for 25 years has passed on. Hanan Bar Sela, Safed Klezmer Festival Director: “A great loss for Jewish soul music.”

 Here is a brief video tribute.

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