Gospel

For MLK Day, Israeli Gospel Jazz Choir Hits N.Y.

An Israeli couple, trained in the U.S., play 'strictly kosher gospel,' minus religious references.

01/18/2013
Special To The Jewish Week
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As Sly and the Family Stone famously sang, it’s a family affair.

Iris and Ofer Portugaly are a married couple, jazz musicians and teachers at Israel’s famous Rimon School of the Arts, leaders of their own combo and a spirited and exciting gospel jazz choir.

Iris and Ofer Portugaly leading their Gospel Jazz Choir. Photo courtesy Iris and Ofer Portugaly
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