Avishai Barnatan was Born in Israel 1965. He is a virtuoso on various wind instruments including Ney, celtic flutes, Zurna and Shehnai(double reeds), turkish clarinet and more. Avishai has performed extensively throughout Europe , U.S.A and Australia with his band SHEVA. He is currently based in the lush forest in the Northern rivers region of N.S.W Australia with his family.
A prolific recorder and producer of world music as well as producing for other artists. Always seeking to collaborate and work with other musicians and bring together different musical forms. His work focussess on the therapeutic values of music and sound using the power of sound and music to shift and transform physical and emotional states.
The Ark od Dreams is hisf irst solo project and was released in 2001. Avishai is available for license for the world from YOU LICENSE under license from Blue Pie and Globalev World Music. For more information on Avishai you can visit the following sites: