New CD of Lenka Lichtenberg, original “Jewish world beat” songs, in English and French….
Open The Gate songs embody Czech and other European influences, as well as a healthy doses of the Middle East. Accompanied by 7 instrumentalists, as well as 3 dancers doing a little Middle Eastern surprise presentation.
banjitar: Levon Ichkhanian
percussion: Rick Lazar
drums: Wilson Laurencin
flutes and saxophone: Ernie Tollar
guitar and piano: Brian Katz
fretless bass: Georger Koller
accordion: Sasha Luminsky
vocals, guitar and piano: Lenka Lichtenberg
dance choreography and presentation: Roula Said and the “Roulettes”