Play Maestro! Interview with Shai Maestro

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JLife speaks to Israeli jazz pianist, Shai Maestro ahead of his performance at Leeds Jazz Festival on 20th July.   Shai Maestro was only five years old when he became aware of his talent for improvisation. But with a name…

Interview with John McGrath of Manchester International Festival

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JLife speaks to John McGrath, artistic director of Manchester International Festival, ahead of the star-studded citywide event from 4th to 21st July.   It’s John McGrath’s second time at the helm of Manchester International Festival (MIF). As artistic director and…

Interview with Rebecca Mickler of Jewish Volunteering Network

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As Jewish Volunteering Network (JVN) connects ever-growing numbers of volunteers to charities across Greater Manchester, its local coordinator, Rebecca Mickler, speaks to JLife about its role in the community. How long have you been involved with the Manchester Jewish community?…

Interview with SitnStand Creator Gal Goldner

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JLife speaks to Israeli SitnStand co-creator Gal Goldner about the portable mobility product he co-created that’s now changing lives in the UK.   The saying ‘necessity is the mother of invention’ couldn’t have been more true for Gal Goldner and…