In the summer of 2021, Professor Yehuda Sommer Cohen, Dean of Ono Academic College’s School of Music hosted a concert series in which he and other Israeli artists performed the best-loved standards of jazz giants while presenting musical explanations and behind the scenes stories about the composers.

The five concerts featured the following Jazz Composers:

  • Duke Ellington
  • Harold Arlen
  • Jobim
  • Cole Porter
  • George Gershwin