Join us for our cultural event in a performance series hosted by JNF’s Arts & Entertainment Task Force. We will imagine all the ways in which we can come together to benefit the Land and People of Israel.


Inaugural Series Performance by
Pianist Tamir Hendelman

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

6:00 - 7:00 pm PT / 9:00 - 10:00 pm ET



Tamir Hendelman


Award-winning jazz pianist Tamir Hendelman began his keyboard studies at age 6 in Tel Aviv before moving to the U.S. at age 12 in 1984 and winning Yamaha's national keyboard competition two years later at age 14. Tamir studied at the Tanglewood Institute in 1988 & became the youngest musical director for Lovewell Institute, a national arts education non-profit organization.

Tamir joined the Jeff Hamilton Trio in 2000, contributing arrangements, recording and touring Japan, Europe and the US. In 2001, he became a member of the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra. Tamir has recorded and is featured with artists Barbra Streisand, Natalie Cole, John Pizzarelli, Gladys Knight, and Diana Krall, and the Tamir Hendelman Trio.


A $100 donation to JNF’s important work in Israel is suggested to attend.


Chair: Civia Caroline

This event is part of a continuing series. For more information on JNF's Arts & Entertainment and for sponsorship opportunities, contact Sharon Joy at 

[email protected] or 323.964.1400 x810.