Sephardic Oud Master
Yohai is a native of Safed Israel and studied under Zohar Fresco the internationally recognised master of percussion. Yohai specialises in North African Arabic/Jewish music. He has performed and recorded with many important musical projects and outstanding musicians in Israel and abroad, such as Yemen Blues, Eyal Sela, Idan Raichel, Haim Luk (New Jerusalem Orchestra), Omer Avital, Shem Tov Levi, Lior Elmaliach, and more. In recent years he travelled extensively in Morocco, mastering the oud/percussion and singing both Jewish and Shabi (“popular”) music of Morocco and Israel.