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žShabate Is a fascenating edgy fusion of Ethiopian Jazz-afro rhythm grooves with traditional Jewish soul. This powerful creation by the clarinet virtouso and vocalist Abate Berihun alongside with music director Alon Yoffe and the Shabate band members, is one of the most fabolous statements in Israel's contemporary music scene. This extraordinary musical gathering of 3 Orthodox Jews together with Berihun and with Bassist Assaf Hakimi result an ecstatic Jewish roots music experience. Selecting texts from the Bible sang Amharic and Hebrew, combined with the personal journey of these great individual musicians made the sound of Shabate to be so unique and uplifting.