In 2003, Itamar formed The Adama Ensemble, to explore the commonality of Middle Eastern, World Music and Contemporary Jazz.
Itamar has released 2 CDs with the Adama Ensemble:
"Desert Song" (2006) & "Hommage" (2010).
The ensemble has performed at the Chutzpah! Festival (Vancouver),
Red Sea Jazz Festival (Eilat), 100% Jazz Tel Aviv (Paris), and other festivals.
Yoram Lachish- oboe & english horn
Yorai Oron- bass
Dani Benedikt- drums
North American ensemble:
François Houle- clarinet
Laurence Mollerup- bass
Liam MacDonald- drums
Nick Apivor- vibes & percussion
Itamar Erez & The Adama Ensemble discography:
"Desert Song" (2006)
Booking and representation:
Global Arts Management
"Just when you think you have heard everything, someone records something
that proves you haven't. That proof comes in the form of a unique CD by
Itamar Erez and The Adama Ensemble" Upbeat Newsletter
"I really dug your band...great writing...
and you are a fabulous player... congratulations again on the beautiful music!" (John Zorn)