Checkout is disabled during Shabbos and Yom Tov
0
  • Your Cart is Empty

Fried & Lipa Make Freilach in South America!

by Jewish Music Reporter December 08, 2011

(Photos by Baruch Ezagui)

Last week over 1,500 people from the Jewish community in Sao Paulo, Brazil filled the Bradesco bank theater marking the 17th anniversary of Yeshiva Ohel Menachem Lubavitch in Sao Paulo.

Hundreds of students from all over the world have spent time learning in the Yeshiva, the Yeshiva now has over 100 students 10 of which are part of the smicha program which is celebrating it’s ninth year since inception.

As part of the tribute to the yeshiva, this year 2 of the biggest names in Jewish music today gave a mesmerizing performance,  Superstars Avraham Fried & Lipa Schmeltzer appeared side by side in harmony accompanied by the Freilach band of NY, conducted by Mendy Hershkowitz.

“Our yeshiva in Sao Paulo is like an island of Torah and mitzvot” said the Dean and rosh yeshiva Rabbi Shamai Ende in his speech during
the event, Rabbi Ende also announced the opening of the yeshiva gedolah,  with a group of eight students from Israel, as the conclusion of his remarks Rabbi Ende thanked all the donors and friends of the yeshiva.

” The activities of the yeshiva are not only within the chabad community, but also reaching out to all the broader communities and Jewish institutions in Brazil ” said Rabbi Mendy Koncepolski, Director of the yeshiva, “Our students and staff cater to the general community throughout the year spreading the light of Judaism in Sao Paulo and throughout Brazil, with the astounding crowd in attendance, it’s a real indication of the effect of the yeshiva and it’s students on the wider Jewish community.”

The event was Produced by Yaron Levy of Pearl Productions NY.

Jewish Music Reporter
Jewish Music Reporter


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in News & Updates

New Single by Aaron Razel – Ad Emtzah Makom

by Jewish Music Reporter March 21, 2017

This is another single released from the upcoming album of Aaron Razel
Read More
HASHEM MELECH – Cantor Israel Nachman

by Jewish Music Reporter March 21, 2017

Although only 23, Israel Nachman has already successfully graduated from the Petah Tikva Cantorial Academy, studied under Dr. Mordechai Sobol and at the Israeli Opera Academy. He has performed alongside the world’s greatest cantors and stood under the baton of Maestro Eli Jaffe, Rafi Biton and more. Last week, Israel Nachman celebrated his engagement to [&hellip
Read More
Tico Tico – A Latin Instrumental by Freilach Band

by Jewish Music Reporter March 21, 2017

Francisco Gustavo Sánchez Gómez, also known as Paco de Lucía, was once dubbed “One of history’s greatest guitarists.” One of his favorite songs to perform was “Tico Tico” and it is presented here with the Freilach touch. Rearranged by Avremi G. and the core Freilach members, enjoy this exhilarating song, performed on January 19 at [&hellip
Read More
News & Updates

Sign up to get the latest on sales, new releases and more …