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Batsheva Capek

Batsheva Capek

Singer/Songwriter

Born and raised in Toronto, Batsheva is an internationally known singer and songwriter.
She is a concert artist, singing in Ladino, Yiddish and Ivrit. She is an award-winning songwriter.
A ballet based on three of Batsheva’s translations of Leonard Cohen in Yiddish, Hebrew and Spanish/ Ladino was produced last year by director and choreographer, Jeffrey M Rockland., at Kent State University in Ohio.
She recently gave concerts in London and Tel Aviv.
Batsheva has been touring the American south under the auspices of the Institute for Southern Jewish Life.
Before leaving Canada for the US, Batsheva toured Canada extensively under the auspices of the Canadian Jewish Congress She was subsequently signed to the Golden Land Theatrical Agency in New York, affiliated with the Workmen’s Circle.
Her CD “I, Batsheva, Singer” has received critical acclaim worldwide.
She currently resides in Nashville with her husband, composer and producer, John Capek.

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Batsheva Capek

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