Gilad Hekselman arrives in Israel and will play two shows at The Zone.
The first, on Friday, is a solo performance displaying the magnificent and unique playing of a true innovator, playing mostly original compositions but also interpretations and improvisation.
The second show the following Friday features a full band and completely different material – a whole different experience. read all about it here
World known guitarist is already reputated as one of the most promising guitarists in New York since his arrival in 2004. After only a few years this native Israeli has shared the stage with some of the greatest artists in the New York City jazz scene including Chris Potter, Mark Turner, John Scofield, Anat Cohen, Ari Hoenig, Esperanza Spalding, Sam Yahel, Jeff Ballard, Gretchen Parlato, Avishai Cohen, Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts, Tigran Hamasyan, Aaron Parks and Greg Hutchinson.
has played all major jazz clubs in New York City including the Blue Note, The Jazz Standard, Dizzy’s Club and Smalls. He is constantly touring world-wide and has played most noteworthy jazz festivals including Montreux (Sui), North Sea (Ned), Montreal (Can) & San Francisco (USA).
Gilad is the winner of the 2005 Gibson Montreux International Guitar Competition. He opened for guitar legend Paco de Lucia at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 2006, which led to a string of performances at the IAJE Conference and at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in New York.
Doors open at 14:00, show at 22:00
Get your discounted tickets here for 50 NIS or 70 NIS at the door