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Happy 2018!  

Israel Tour Announced

It’s holiday time! And that means it’s time for me to head to the middle east to visit family and friends, and to play some fun concerts in the land…

Dance video from Rockwood

Here’s a video from TELAVANA’s debut show at Rockwood Music Hall on Sunday Oct. 22nd featuring four amazing dancers – Elena Nayiri (who also choreographed the piece), Salit Cohen-Cheng, Pamela…

Telavana At Smalls Tonight

This Is the first time we play at Smalls – my favorite jazz club in the world – so it’s reason to celebrate! The band tonight features Jonathan Powell on trumpet, Cesar…

Telavana at Subrosa Tonight

Subrosa – our beloved Latin-Jazz club in the meatpacking district is closing and eventually moving to a new undisclosed location. But we’re playing the very last concert there tonight with…

Telavana at the Django + album recording

Exciting times coming up for Telavana – the band I put together representing my desire to bring the musical realms of the middle east and the caribbean a little closer…

Upcoming Shows

  • 24
    Jan
    New York, NY
    “Reflections” album release party with Erika Matsuo
    at THE KITANO
    sets @ 8pm and 10pm
    $17 cover
  • 26
    Jan
    New York, NY
    With Los Hacheros
    at THE DJANGO
    10.30pm-1.30am
    $20 cover
    reservations recommended!
  • 27
    Jan
    Brooklyn, NY
    with Itai Kriss & Telavana
    at BAR LUNATICO
    8.30pm No Cover!
  • 31
    Jan
    New York, NY
    Salsita Cubana with
    Itai Kriss and Gato Gordo
    at FAT CAT
    cover $3
    9:00pm

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