Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast

The Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast interviews the latest Israeli and Jewish artists and covers a wide range of styles from Carlebach, cantorial, klezmer, Israeli trance, Mizrachi, rock, Sephardic, hasidic and everything in between. Past interviews have included Matisyahu, Avraham Fried, and Miri Ben-Ari. IsraelBeat broadcasts live every Sunday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Israel time on

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Violinist Lior Kaminetsky - Fiddler on the Tank

Virtuoso violinist Lior Kaminetsky talks about his Mediterranean klezmer style, his classical music doctorate studies, performing in Montana for Israel's 60th, and how he became "fiddler on the tank" in the Israeli army. Plus our CD give-away trivia question.

If you correctly identify the song Lior plays in this video, you win a free CD. Email me at