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Trumpeter Avishai Cohen among Israelis on jazz scene

Kirk Silsbee, Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles, 30 August 2017

TO GET AN idea of the collective impact that Israeli musicians have had on American jazz in the past two decades, consider that when the name Avishai Cohen comes up these days, it must be specified whether the player in question is the Tel Aviv trumpeter or the bassist from the Jerusalem neighborhood Motza. Both live and work around New York City.

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