Jaffa Road Debuts in Summit
Name: Jaffa Road Debuts in Summit
Date: December 2, 2017
Time: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM EST
Congregation Ohr Shalom – SJCC is excited to announce that Canadian World Music Group, Jaffa Road will perform its New Jersey Debut concert on December 2 at 7:30 pm. Jaffa Road, jaffaroad.com is comprised of some of Canada’s most exciting and innovative interpreters of inter-cultural music. The band’s organic fusion blends influences and inspirations from Jewish, Arabic, and Indian music, modern jazz, electronica, rock, pop and dub. Winner of the Best World Music Artist at the Toronto Independent Music Awards, their albums Sunplace and Where the Light Gets In have received two Juno Award nominations. With Aaron Lightstone on oud, Aviva Chernick-- lead vocals, Sundar Viswanathan--saxophone, Justin Gray--bass and Rakesh Tewari on percussion this concert is not to be missed! Jaffa Road’s music creates a shimmering sonic landscape that takes listeners on a journey that is at once ancient and modern, acoustic and electronic, sacred and secular. These stellar musicians challenge accepted notions of traditional music all the while creating an exhilaratingly new form of expression that defies cultural boundaries. Jaffa Road delights audiences everywhere with their unique brand of genre-bending global fusion. Jaffa Road performed for the Prime Minister of Canada and produced music for the Angelina Jolie film, The Breadwinner.