and now at length…

Noa (Acinoam Nini) אחינועם ניני

and now at length…

Known in Israel by her given name Achinoam Nini, Noa is Israel’s leading international concert and recording artist. Born in Tel- Aviv in 1969, Noa lived in NYC from age 2 until her return to Israel alone at the age of 17. Her family is originally from Yemen. After serving the mandatory two years in the Israeli Army in a military entertainment unit,

Noa (Achinoam Nini) and Gil Dor in concert

Noa studied music at the Rimon School where she met her long-time partner and collaborator Gil Dor.

Noa’s strongest influences come from the singer-songwriters of the 60s, like Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen. These musical and lyrical sensibilities, combined with Noa’s Yemenite roots and Gil Dor’s strong background in Jazz, Classical and Rock, have created Noa and Gil’s unique sound, manifested in hundreds of songs written and performed together. Noa plays percussion, guitar and piano. She is married to Dr. Asher Barak, they have three children, Ayehli, Enea and Yum, and live in Israel.

Aznavour and Noa in concert in Tel Aviv

Duets and Collaboration

Noa has toured and sang with rock superstar Sting, performed her song "Child of man" with Stevie Wonder for a ...
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Concert Highlights

Noa has performed in Carnegie Hall and Avery Fisher Hall in NYC, Olympia, Salle Pleyel and Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, ...
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13-01-2014 Noa and Gil in Nazareth with the young Arab and Jewish musicians of Polyphony

Singing for Peace / The Human Connection

Noa and Gil have collaborated frequently with Arab and Palestinian artists from around the world, including Khaled from Algeria, Nabil ...
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Noa and Roberto Benigni. Noa wrote the lyrics and sang the song for the movie "Life is Beautiful"

Singing for Film and Theater

[image title="Notre Dame de Paris" alt="Notre Dame de Paris" caption="Notre Dame de Paris"][/image] In 1998, Noa recorded the part of ...
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