Juan Andrés Ospina – Tramontana

Nadav appears on big band composer & arranger Juan Andrés Ospina’s latest album, Tramontana. The album includes six arrangements of Juan’s originals as well as covers, and features the best of NYC’s jazz musicians, including legend saxophonist and clarinetist Paquito D’Rivera.

The CD release party will take place at Jazz at Lincoln Center – Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola on October 18th. Ticket information coming soon.

Original Soundtrack for new film

Nadav to compose the soundtrack for the upcoming short film ‘Division Ave’, a story inspired by true events about a brave and unexpected friendship between a Mexican cleaning lady and a Hasidic housewife , and their fight against the former’s con employer.

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Nadav Remez Organ Trio with Gary Versace & Colin Stranahan

Nadav returns to NYC’s Bar Next Door with a brand new organ trio featuring Gary Versace on Organ and Colin Stranahan on drums.

Saturday, March 10th 2018
Sets: 7:30-8:30, 9:30-10:30 and 11:30-12:30

Bar Next Door at La Lanterna di Vittorio
129 Macdougal St, NYC | view map

FISHES at Rockwood

Nadav’s co-led trio FISHES returns to Rockwood Music Hall on July 8th to play a live set before heading into the studio next month. The group features Steve Brickman – Keyboards/Synth Bass and Daniel Dor – drums.

Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 1 | map
1:00AM late night set (between Saturday and Sunday) – No cover

Upcoming Releases

Nadav to be featured on two upcoming releases this Summer: Juan Andrés Ospina Big Band’s new album as well as Steve Brickman’s Plasma Face – Methuselah. More info coming soon!

Back at Cornelia

Nadav’s quintet returns to NYC’s Cornelia Street Cafe, with a band featuring Steve Brickman (saxophones), Eden Ladin (piano), Ben Tiberio (bass) and Harvel Nakundi (drums).

April 16th, 2017, 10:00pm.
The evening is a double-bill with the Eden Ladin Quartet (8:30pm).

New Band

Metallic Mobility – a new trio co-led by Steve Brickman, Daniel Dor and Nadav Remez, perform at Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 1 on April 27th.

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Nadav Remez Quintet at Cornelia Street Cafe

Nadav opens the second night of the Israeli Jazz Fest, Thursday January 19th at 8:00PM. Featuring: Asaf Yuria – saxophones, Glenn Zaleski – piano, Haggai Cohen Milo – bass and Colin Stranahan – drums. The night’s double bill also features Oded Tzur’s quartet at 9:30PM.

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Raanana Music Center – concert and masterclass

The Jazz Series at Israel’s Raanana Music Center to present a concert and masterclass by Nadav and his quintet on Wednesday, January 25th. The band features Matan Chapnitzky – saxophones, Eden Ladin – piano, Avri Borochov – bass, Haim Peskoff – drums and special guest Chen Levy – vocals.

Masterclass: 7:00PM, Concert: 8:00PM

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New Video Up

Filmed at Rockwood Music Hall, Nadav’s original entitled ‘Summit’ will also be featured on his next album, to recorded later this year.

Also featuring Greg Tardy – tenor saxophone, Eden Ladin – piano, Haggai Cohen Milo – bass and Harvel Nakundi – drums.

Nadav Remez Quintet returns to Rockwood

Nadav brings his quintet again to Rockwood Music Hal, performing a set of materials from an album to be recorded later this year. The band features Greg Tardy – tenor saxophone, Nadav Remez – guitar, Eden Ladin – piano, Haggai Cohen Milo – bass and Harvel Nakundi – drums.

July 7th (Wednesday) at 7:00PM, Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 3

Israel shows

Nadav to perform at Beit Haamudim (‘House of Poles’) in Tel Aviv twice in April: 17.4 with the Hagai Amir Quartet and 21.4 with the Nadav Remez Organ Trio, featuring Yonatan Riklis and Yonatan Rosen.

Full quintet concert at HaEzor (‘The Zone’) on 30.4 (Saturday night) with Eden Ladin, Avri Borochov and Aviv Cohen (sax TBA).

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Nadav Remez Quintet at Rockwood Music Hall

Nadav brings his quintet to Rockwood Music Hall, featuring Steve Brickman, Victor Gould, Haggai Cohen Milo and Harvel Nakundi.

Saturday night -April 2, 2016 at 10:00PM
Rockwood Music Hall – Stage 3
185 Orchard St, NYC

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April Northeast Ohio Tour

Nadav is coming back to Northeast Ohio for more concerts and masterclasses in April. He will be featured as a special guest artist with the Sam Blakeslee Big Band at BLU Jazz+ in Akron, premiering original materials by the band leader as well as new arrangements for Nadav’s music. Nadav will also lead his own sextet at the new auditorium of Aurora Music School and give workshops there and at Tri-C.

Miami in March

Nadav returns to Miami for a series of performances featuring saxophonist David Leon, bassist Ben Tiberio, drummer Rodolfo Zuniga and other special guests.

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(Photo: Mandy Leon)

Nadav Remez Quartet at Celebrate Israel NYC – Sunday, May 31st 2015

Nadav brings his quintet to the Blue Note Jazz Stage at the Celebrate Israel festival, scheduled to take place on Sunday, May 31th. Other bands to perform in the festival include Yotam Silberstein, Mika Hary and Dida Pelled.

NR4 is: Jonathan Greenstein – tenor sax, Nadav Remez – guitar, Or Bareket – bass, Ferenc Nemeth – drums.


January-February 2015 US Tour

Nadav is set to tour southern Florida and northeastern Ohio late-January through mid-Febuary. Nadav will be collaborating with saxophonist David Leon and trombonist Sam Blaskeslee, performing in various settings, from duet to large ensemble.

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Israeli Jazz Showcase Night – January 9th

Nadav brings his new quintet to NYC’s Caffee Vivaldi on Friday, January 9th for a performance at the Israeli Jazz Showcase Night, taking place during the APAP conference. Nadav will also perform with Haggai Cohen Milo’s band that night.

Featuring: Nadav Remez – guitar, Dayna Stephens – saxophones, Glenn Zaleski – piano, Haggai Cohen Milo – bass, Daniel Freedman – drums.

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AICF Artist Spotlight

Nadav was selected as June’s featured artist by the America-Israel Cultural Foundation.

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Esther Ofarim Tribute Project in New York City

Sunday May 4th at 4pm
Congregation Habonim, NYC | view map

The special project that debuted live in Jerusalem last February is making its first NYC appearance. Featuring an all-star lineup that includes saxophonist Greg Tardy, pianist Shai Maestro and special guest singer Mika Hary, this concert is part of JCC Manhattan’s Israeli independence day festival.

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New videos released

Full songs and summary of Esther Ofarim tribute concert in Israel are now online. Click to watch:

Pizmon LaYakinton (full song)
Concert summary
Morenika (solo)

Esther Ofarim Tribute Project

The Nadav Remez quintet featuring singer Mika Hary debuted the Esther Ofarim tribute to a packed auditorium at Bet Avi Chai in Jerusalem last month.

The band will soon announce USA tour dates, and is planning to record an album this summer.

Watch full song from the concert: Pizmon LaYakinton
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(Photo by Maoz Vaystooch)

New video released

Watch Nadav’s solo performance of the famous Ladino song “Morenika”, arranged especially for the upcoming tribute concert to Esther Ofarim in Jerusalem this month.

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Esther Ofarim project – Live in Jerusalem

Nadav’s new suite of arrangements of songs the iconic Israeli singer Esther Ofarim to be performed by his quintet at Bet Avi Chai’s “Hebrew Jazz” series.

The concert will take place on Wednesday, February 26h, 2014. The quintet will feature Matan Chapnitzky (saxophones), Nitai Hershkovitz (piano), Avri Borochov (bass), Aviv Cohen (drums), and special guest singer Mika Hary.

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