He Ru Follow us: Make a7 your Homepage
      Free Daily Israel Report

      INR Announcements

      Radio News Highlights

      • Walter Bingham Protest Report
      • Rally Against Terrorist Release
      • History Moment - Ethiopia Jewry
      • Jerusalem Music Conference
      • ROI Summit Unites Young Jews
      • British Jewry at the Knesset

      Latest Israel Newscast

      Last Update:Apr 25, 4/25/2014
      Listen Live Hangout Chat Partner With Us
      Donation Opportunities!

      Audio: Sephardic Singer Yasmin Levy is Saving Ladino Music

      Interview with Yasmin Levy on the Piyut Festival, Ladino music, Sephardic heritage and her upcoming concert with her mother.
      9/9/2013, 3:19 PM

      A7 Radio's "Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast" with Ben Bresky
      Listen Now!
      Follow Israel Radio on Twitter and Facebook.

      She's toured the world and released critically acclaimed CDs, but Yasmin Levy's parents originally wanted her and her brothers to get good practical educations. Thus, the young Israeli singer dreamed of one day becoming a veterinarian.
      "But I realized I was just deceiving myself, and I was born to sing," Levy state.

      To find out more about her music and her upcoming concert with her mother Kochava Levy at the annual Piyut Festival in Jerusalem, download this exclusive interview.

      Plus music from other performers at the festival including Rabbi Haim Louk, Mark and Peretz Eliyahu, Berry Sakharof and Rea Mochiach, and a new version of Unisane Tokef by Yerachmiel Ziegler.

      * To download the mp3 click the down arrow or right-click here.
      * For podcast archives click the right arrow or click here.
      * To email Ben Bresky click here
      * For Twitter click here.
      * For Facebook page click here.

      Ben Bresky is a music journalist and recording engineer living in Jerusalem. He hosts The Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast interviewing a wide range of Jewish and Israeli musicians from Carlebach to klezmer, from hasidic to trance. For full archives visit http://IsraelBeat.blogspot.com
      INR Latest Shows >>
      TTA for Parshat K'doshimNissan 25, 5774 / Apr 25, 14 School Combines Music and TorahNissan 25, 5774 / Apr 25, 14 What Triggers Final Redemption?Nissan 24, 5774 / Apr 24, 14 Final Episode of Reality BytesNissan 24, 5774 / Apr 24, 14