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  10/30/2013, Cheshvan 26, 5774

Jerusalem Oud Festival to Celebrate Sephardic Music

The annual Jerusalem Oud Festival is taking place from October 31st through November 9th at various locations throughout the capital. Both Israeli and foreign musicians will perform the music of the oud, the guitar-like traditional Mediterranean string instrument. Jewish-Sephardic, Greek, Turkish, Arabic and other musical styles will be performed. Musicians will include the Katerina Papadopoulou Ensemble, Sabahat Akkiraz, Yair Dalal, Amos Hoffman, Rechela, Peretz Eliyahu, Haya Samir and more.