Contemporary Israel: A Language of People and Sounds

Contemporary Israel: A Language of People and Sounds
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Udi Krauss

Musician and Educator | Shorashim

Contemporary Israel is dynamic, and full of a diversity of music and culture. Musician and educator Udi Krauss argues that Israel education in America must reflect the dynamic lives of Israelis. Drawing on the ... See more


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Udi Krauss Concert (Salem) -- JFGW 240

Israeli rock star Udi Krauss joins JFGW 240 in Jerusalem to put on a show of some of his and Israel's biggest hits.

Udi  Krauss, 

Musician and Educator | Shorashim

Udi Krauss is a graduate of the Rimon School of Music with a degree in composition, arrangement, and music production. He is a drummer, percussionist, guitarist and vocalist for a variety of top Israeli artists, including: Miri Mesika, Keren Peles, Itay Pearl, David Broza, Aya Korem, Dana Berger, Efrat Gosh, Eric Berman, and many more. Krauss is currently touring with a group called Electric Desert. He is also an experienced Israel educator, having led over 50 Birthright Israel and teen trips over the years.