Jazz in Israel has been around for years and even dates back to the British Mandate. While it has historical roots, Jazz in Israel gained attention and popularity in the nineties. Today, the Jazz scene in Israel is thriving with many local artists gaining world attention and international Jazz performers coming to Israel for festivals and concerts. Musicians like Avishai Cohen and Avi Lebovich have lead the way to the jazz scene in Israel with more up-and-coming artists emerging. Integrating Israeli culture and sounds into Jazz is part of what makes it so unique. Check out upcoming and past events showcasing Jazz in Israel, you won’t be disappointed.