Esty Kenan Ofri is a composer and a performer of music and dance. Her work has been inspired by the diverse traditions of song and dance in Israel,and in particular by the Sepharadi-Jewish heritage. She has performed music written and arranged especially for her by composers Luciano Berio, Andrei Hajdu, Betty Olivero, Noam Sherif, Oded Zehavi, Piris Eliyahu, Netta Aloni, Mark Kopitman and Israel Borochov.
At present she works with the Arabo-Andalucian orchestra of Tangier, with Kol Oud Tof trio and with keyboard player Slava Ganelin.
Neighbor Tone: “Neighbor Tone”, released on Hed Artzi,1986
“Juego de Siempre”, Beth Hatefutsoth, 1992
Andre Hajdu:“Raglaim Smechot” the institue for integration
With Slava Ganelin:“On the Edge of a Dream”, Zuta, 1999
“Birds of Passage”, Leo Records 2003
With Betty Olivero: “Folk Songs”, Dischi Recordi 1988
With Piris Eliyahu: “Spirit of the East”, Magda, 2000
“Kol Oud Tof” trio, “Gazelle”, Magda, 2002