For the first time ever, the giant of Jewish music, Avraham Fried will be performing 3 Hakhel concerts in Ukraine, uniting thousands of Jews all over the country.
The excitement can already be felt as preparations are full speed ahead in Kharkov, Dnieper and Odessa.
In addition to local Jews being a part of this unique concert – Jews from all the surrounding cities will be travelling hours to be a part of this unique Hakhel event.
Three amazing concerts with the king of Jewish music, Avraham Fried and his band from Israel conducted by Yuval Stofel will be unforgettable for the locals.
Songs in Russian and Yiddish, Niggunim and popular Jewish hits will light up the hearts of all – and bring joy and happiness to a country that is in such need for encouragement and something to smile about.
Fried will be performing in Dnepropetrovsk on Thursday, April 7, hosted by Rabbi Shmuel Kaminetzky. On Sunday, April 10 he will be singing in Odessa for the community of Rabbi Avraham Wolff.
On Tuesday, April 12, Fried will conclude his tour in the city of Kharkov, where the Shluchim led by Chief Rabbi Moshe Moskovitz have been known to organizing large holiday events.
The concerts are being sponsored by Keren Meromim, the local Jewish communities and Keren Levayev in honor of the Year of Hakhel and to build up Jewish pride throughout Ukraine.
For the first time ever, אברהם פריד Avraham Fried is traveling to Ukraine to unite thousands of Jews in 3 Hakhel concerts.Joy and tears are expected as he takes the stage to sing popular Jewish melodies in Russian and Yiddish – a far cry from the Soviet times.
Posted by www.COLlive.com on Monday, April 4, 2016