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Itamar Erez & The Adama Ensemble

November 10 2016, 8:00 p.m. Itamar Erez & The Adama Ensemble. An exciting evening of original world/jazz music, featuring prize winning musician and composer Itamar Erez, with his Adama Ensemble.. Event detailsAfter being absent from the Vancouver world/jazz scene for almost a decade, Itamar Erez will present his new Adama Ensemble, featuring some of the best local musicians including Francois Houle (clarinet), Laurence Mollerup (bass), Liam Macdonald (drums), as well as special guests Nick Apivor (vibraphone & marimba) & Hamin Honari (percussion)."The music of Itamar Erez blends the delicateness of Middle Eastern music, the freedom found in jazz and the passion of flamenco, creating a unique sound all his own."ABOUT ITAMAR EREZItamar has released two CDs with his quartet The Adama Ensemble, "Desert Song" (2006) and "Hommage" (2010). His most recent release, "New Dawn" (2013), is a duet collaboration with Yshai Afterman (percussion), with special guest Antonio Serrano (harmonica). Itamar performs internationally and gives workshops and masterclasses, teaching his unique approach to music and guitar playing. During 2014-15, Itamar performed in Canada, USA, Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Cyprus, Israel, India, Tunisia and Colombia. Itamar is currently working on new material for his next CD, and is on the guitar faculty at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra School Of Music... Event Details. Location: 823 Seymour Street near Robson, Vancouver