There's singing, and there's inspiring. Avraham Fried has been inspiring audiences around the world with his unique blend of Chassidic, contemporary music for over thirty five years.
He has released more than twenty five CDs.
From NYC’s Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center to London’s Wembley Hall and Tel Aviv’s Heichal Hatarbut, Avraham has performed in front of sold out audiences.
Avraham's music is colorful. It is a delightful mix served in Yiddish, Hebrew, and English.
There's upbeat music that will make you want to dance, and inspiring, heartfelt ballads that will make you want to pray and connect to something higher.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Chazan Yaakov “Yanky” Lemmer is one of the leading young chazanim on the horizon. His beautiful lyric tenor voice, dramatic color, and precise coloratura have garnered him universal praise among his peers and connoisseurs, alike. He began his singing career as the star soloist of the Young Israel of Bethel Choir, where world renowned Chazan Ben Zion Miller took him under his private tutelage. Yaakov earned a scholarship to the Belz School of Jewish Music at Yeshiva University, where he studied with Cantors Joseph Malovany and Bernard Beer. He also studied with cantorial legend Cantor Noach Schall, and has won a scholarship for vocal training in N.Y.C.
As an internationally renowned concert artist, Yaakov is in constant demand on the concert stage, as well as synagogues, thrilling audiences throughout the world. He has appeared at the Tel Aviv Culture Hall with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and has been featured throughout the United States, Canada, England, and at various European Culture Festivals. In addition, he tours extensively with grammy award winning, Jazz/Klez legend, Frank London and receives rave reviews of his unique interpretations of traditional liturgical music. He has also officiates at some of the world’s most prominent pulpits throughout the world.
His repertoire spans many genres and languages, including traditional Hebrew liturgy, Yiddish folk, Opera, Broadway, Israeli, and more.
In additional to being a chazan, Yaakov is a Licensed Special Education Therapist, working with special needs children in Brooklyn, NY.
He currently serves as Chazan of Lincoln Square Synagogue in New York City.
Yeedle Werdyger is Jewish music royalty. He is the son of super star Mordechai Ben David, and grandson of renowned chazzan, David Werdyger z”l. Besides from releasing 6 solo albums, he is a producer of note having produced all of MBD’s albums since 2001 amongst many others.
Yeedle will be with us the entire Yom Tov.
Avi Liberman's quirky style has made him a favorite in comedy clubs from Los Angeles to New York. Born in Israel, raised in Texas, having gone to college in New Yorkk, and now living in Los Angeles, his style is a winning combination of life experiences and topical issues told through a varied blend of characters and voices with worldwide expertise.
Avi has performed stand-up comedy on CBS's "Late Late Show" with Craig Ferguson on Comedy Central's "Premium Blend" and "Make Me Laugh" as well as NBC's "Friday Night!" His acting credits include "Dave's World" CBS, "Boston Common" NBC and "Andytown U.S.A." Comedy Central. Avi can be seen regularly on e! As one of their frequent guests on their very popular Countdown series. He has also guest starred on "Movies At Our House," as well as having shot a pilot titled "Through The Keyhole" both on AMC. He has also been heard on radio stations across the country.
A successful commercial actor, avi has appeared in spots for "Mercedes," "L.A. Cellular," "Miller Lite" and most recently "Starbucks" and "Net Zero." He has appeared at the prestigious Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. Since 2001, Avi has successfully arranged widely acclaimed stand-up comedy tours in Israel to help boost morale while donating all of the proceeds to a charity. The successful "Comedy For Koby" tour is now a bi-annual event, benefiting the Koby Mandell Foundation.
One of the hottest rising comics in the entertainment industry, has brought his unique brand of comedy to audiences around the country!
Opening acts for entertainers like Jerry Vale, Johnny Maestro and the Brooklyn Bridge, Joy Behar, Weird Al Yankovic, The Trammps, The Regents, Al Martino, Clint Holmes and many more!
Performing as a national headliner at comedy clubs, resorts, colleges, and theaters across the United States. Starring in a one man show of comedy, magic and ventriloquism adaptable from 15 minutes to an hour of high energy comedy. John Pizzi is a regular at the Riveria Hotel in Las vegas, the Borgata Hotel in Atlantic City and a member of the Friars Club in New York City and Los Angeles.
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