Gilad Atzmon was born in Israel in 1963 and trained at the Rubin Academy of Music, Jerusalem (Composition and Jazz). A multi-instrumentalist he plays saxophones, clarinet and ethnic woodwind instruments . His album Exile was the BBC jazz album of the year in 2003. He was described by John Lewis at the Guardian as the “hardest-gigging man in British jazz.” Atzmon tours extensively around the world playing in festivals, concert halls and clubs. His albums, of which he has recorded twelve to date, often explore political themes and the music of the Middle East.
Gilad Atzmon - Writings
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GA: Zionism promised to 'make the Jews people like all other people.' It vowed to 'civilise' the Diaspora Jews by means of 'homecoming,' making them productive and ethical, Watch this superb Israeli documentary and judge for yourself whether Zionism has fulfilled its promise to the Jews
Finally, the 2012 documentary Gilad and all that Jazz made it to youtube.
Gilad Atzmon And The Orient House Ensemble - The Spirit of Trane
The following article was published on this site in May 2013. In recent weeks we have witnessed some anti Zionist rabbinical Jews outraged by the attempt to equate Judaism and Zionism. I plan to write on the topic extensively, however, a brief look at this 1942 rabbinical affirmation of Zionism is rather revealing:
By Gilad Atzmon
I have just come across this video from 1986. I was playing Klezmer touring the USA. I was planning to stay in Berklee School of Music. I learned these three Jewish tunes 2 days before the tour begun. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQziHRww1I8&t=5m40s
NYC, Seattle, San Diego and Berkelyy
ShareIn this Berlin talk (June 2017) I elaborate on identitarian politics being a cancerous disaster at the core of our current dystopia. I delve into ID politics' intellectual and political roots: the New Left, cultural Marxism and the meaning of fascism. I also spoke about philosophy of history and German past in particular. p.s.
Not exactly Soros's wet dream.
Paul Craig Roberts:
Gilad Atzmon Explains the Murder of the West by Identity Politicshttp://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2017/08/28/gilad-atzmon-expains-murder-west-identity-politics/"Strange, isn’t it, that one Jew, Gilad Atzmon, understands the dire situation of the Western World far better than does the entirety of the Western intellectual class, including its large Jewish component.Read this and if you are suc
Share I came across this KontreKulture's video today. I am not sure it was featured on my site before. It was actually very interesting for me to watch. I speak about many things to do with music, Israel, Palestine, being in the world, but also about the manner in which Jazz and beauty were obliterated by education and fake diversity.
By Gilad Atzmon
Patrick Henningsen with Gilad Atzmon and Jay Dyer
In this video Gilad Atzmon sings Hava Nagilah but also addresses some ludicrous Zionist accusations.