joca quartet

Joca Perpignan Quartet is a true multicultural ensemble. 

 

With strings instruments and drums the group brings to the stage stellar musicians from Israel, Brazil, Morocco and Uruguay  performing original compositions by Joca, as well as original arrangements for well known composers. 

Four musicians with international career and different musical backgrounds, presents an acoustic and collorfull concert where brazilian popular music meets middle eastern and african music.

Band members

 

 

Joca Perpignan (Brazil/Israel)

Vocals & Percussion

 

Rony Iwryn (Uruguay/Israel)

Percussion & vocals -  percussionist and producer who immigrated to Israel from Montevideo (Uruguay) at the age of eighteen. has worked with many Israeli music stars, including the Idan Raichel Project. is currently working with European star Lara Fabian and is a founder member of the world known group The Yemen Blues.

 

Marc Kakon (Marocco/Israel)

Guitars & Vocals - Born and raised in Casablanca, Morocco, Marc grew up in a musical family.  Moved to Tel aviv, Israel, in 1995 and has worked with several artists such as Shirel (France), Matti Caspi (Israel), Miri Mesika (Israel), and is curently playing with the famous israeli artist Idan Raichel. Marc is also the musical director of the brilliant Israeli singer Lital Gabai.

 

Yankale Segal  (Israel) – Bass, Tar and Banglama  -  born in Jerusalem. 

Graduated Rubin music academy Jazz department  on bass. 

Studied mid-east art music with various teachers in Israel and abroad on oud, tar, bouzouki etc.

Performing, recording, touring and producing different projects combining western-eastern styles with leading Israeli artists such as:

Habrera Hativit, Hava Alberstein, Idan Raichel and many more.