Afro Brazilian Groove with Middle Eastern Roots
Afro-Brazilian groove with soulful middle eastern roots, Saravá is an original act of fresh acoustic sounds from the streets of Tel Aviv.
Afro-Brazilian groove with soulful Middle Eastern roots, Saravá is a fresh acoustic act with a defining presence from the streets of Tel Aviv. Led by guitarist Dudi Shaul, whose songs explore the musical pathways between Africa, Brazil and the Middle East. Together with drummer Ben Ben Franklin and bassist Daniel Harlev, the trio’s sound, is mesmerising, honest and unique. Saravá, means ‘the force of nature’, but also contains within it the blues of the desert and an uncompromising celebration of life.
With their deep Afro-Brazilian groove and soulful middle eastern roots, Saravá is an original act with a defining presence of fresh acoustic sounds from the streets of Tel Aviv.
Led by guitarist Dudi Shaul, whose compositions on the Spanish guitar are re-defining the nature of folk music, tracing the paths of songs traveled over centuries from Africa to Brazil, the Middle East and to this interconnected world we call home. Together with hybrid-drummer Ben Ben Franklin and Bassist Daniel Harlev, Saravá, which means ‘the force of nature’, but also contains within it the blues of the desert and an uncompromising celebration of life, is rising on a global scale.
Dudi Shaul is a guitarist and composer who has developed his own unique voice on the Spanish guitar. Born in Israel and raised in Australia, Dudi takes his playing beyond borders and boundaries, to a place that feels like home.
Ben Ben Franklin, is an Israeli drummer/percussionist. Born and raised in the culturally diverse environment that is Tel Aviv, and receiving a jazz education from an early age he mixes musical traditions from around the world into a new approach to percussive sound and groove making. He is the rhythmic anchor of several bands that are on the rise on the international music scene, that all have a great passion for creating music that is as global as much as it is local
Daniel Harlev is an international upright bass player and composer.
In search for his personal sense of freedom he found a very deep connection to jazz music and composition, inspired by the African and Psychedelic music genres and the works of Coltrane, Mingus bach and many more.
פעימות הגרוב האפרו ברזילאי עולות ממשעוליו הדוממים של חולות הסהרה ונישאות עם רוחות המזרח התיכון
הטריו Saravá בהנהגתו של דודי שאול מקדמים גל חדש של מוזיקה מקורית בעלת שורשיות עמוקה.