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Israeli modeling talents make the big time

Israeli model Nivit Bash works with staff from Maxim magazine during a shoot at a Tel Aviv train station. (Photo: Benji Lovitt)They may not be household names yet like Naomi Campbell or Tyra Banks, but a bevy of Israeli models …

Songweavers brings musicians a virtual music studio

‘The possibilities for making new music are endless’ – Songweavers co-founder Adam Baruch.The estimated number of musicians in the UnitedStates alone is 10 million, and most of them areamateurs. Songweavers was developed for every amateur musician who wants to make …

Israeli jazz prodigy keeps time at nine

Two minutes of good practice is better than playing badly for two hours – Ariel Lanyi.He may be a slow starter compared to Mozart who began composing at age five – but by releasing his first CD at nine years …

An Israeli energy bar just like Grandma used to make

Amzallag’s Moroccan-born grandmother – Grandma Mesadi – used to roll out long rolls of dates mixed with nuts and honey, a delightful treat he treasured as a youngster.Unlike most aspiring Israeli thespians, Yoav Amzallag thanks his lucky stars every day …