SHABBAT SHIRA- MUSICIAN IN RESIDENCE
Celebrating Cantor Julie Berlin’s 10 years of Sacred Service
Mattan Klein a native of Jerusalem graduated from the Rubin Academy in Jerusalem, and graduated with honors from the Berklee College of Music in Boston. His original compositions have earned him awards such as the John Lennon songwriting contest, and the USA Songwriting competition and he has performed on stages such as Carnegie Hall in New York, the Kennedy Center in Washington, NJPAC, and more. A gifted ensemble instructor and an original arranger he teaches classes and clinics across Israel and is the music director and producer at the Hof Hasharon Regional Council. In 2016 Mattan was a featured soloist with the United Kingdom Jazz Flute Big Band, his music and arrangements were performed at the London Jazz Festival 2016.
Brought to Temple Beth-El by the generosity of the Jean and Jesse Wulfe Religious Enhancement Fund