Thursday Couples’ Session

Session Leader Avi Tayar
Session Location
Congregation Ahavath Achim
3225 Southwest Barbur Boulevard, Portland, OR 97239
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Admission $7.00
Date and Time Thursdays, 8:35 p.m. to 10:45 p.m. except on Jewish holidays
Contact Information WednesdaySession@PortlandIsraeliDance.com
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The following dances have been taught at this session.  The default display is most recently taught dances on top, but you may sort the list, in most browsers, as you need, using the arrows at the top of each column.  Or, feel free to use the Search box to find a dance or choreographer or other term in the list. Much of the information below comes from Israelidances.com and Rokdim.co.il. Please look at our Israeli Dance Links page for these useful resources.
Name (transliteration)שם בעבריתChoreographerYear Meaningwhen taughtLink
Ahava KaZoאהבה כזוSagi Azran, Sharon Elkaslassy2017A love like that (f)11/2017
Albiقلبي אלביAvi Levy2017My heart (arabi)11/2017
Eich Efshar Sheloאיך אפשר שלאYaron Elfasy2016How Can You Not?09/2017
Yonati Tamatiיונתי תמתיGadi Bitton2017My Innocent Dove09/2017
Kol Kach Yafe Lachכל כך יפה לךAvi Levy2017You're so beautiful2017/07
Kol HaChalomotכל החלומותGadi Bitton2017All the Dreams2017/06
HaYom HaBaהיום הבאYaron Malichi2016The day to come2017/03
Ze Lo Atזה לא אתAvi Levy2015It's not you2016/08
Kmo Tzoani (im Gitara)(כמו צועני (עם גיטרהSagi Azran2016Like a gypsy (with a guitar)2016/08
BrichaבריחהNona Malki2016Escape (Run away)2016/07
ZachitiזכיתיElad Shtamer2016I won2016/07
HiftactהבטחתRafi Ziv2015You promised2016/05
Kshe'at Halachtכשאת הלכתSagi Azran2015When you leave2016/01Teach Dance
At K'mo Haruachאת כמו הרוחSagi Azran2015You are like the wind2016/01Teach Dance
Zman Lechayechזמן לחייךRafi Ziv2013Time to Smile2015/08
Lama Li Lama Lachלמה לי למה לךYaron Ben Simchon2015Why me Why you2015/08
Ma Sheyacholnu Lihiyotמה שיכולנו להיותAvi Levy2010What we could live2015/08Avi dances
Tzipor Meturefetציפור מטורפתNir Dor1999Crazy Bird2015/06Nir Dor at 92nd St. YMHA
Hi Lo Atהיא לא אתSagi Azran2014She isn't you2015/03Couples dancing in London
Sagi teaching in English
Mishehu Ohev Otachמישהו אוהב אותךGadi Bitton2014someone loves you2015/01
Gadi teaches with Karina
Lo Memaharלא ממהרShlomo Maman2009Not in a hurry2014/12group dancing
Elad's group dancing
Ve'ulai Beyom Yafeואולי ביום יפהDudu Barzalai2014And maybe on a beautiful day2014/09Couples dancing in Israel
Achshav Karovעכשיו קרובGadi Bitton2013now close2014/08Teach
Dance
Ahava Ktzaraאהבה קצרהGadi Bitton1992Short Love2014/07Gadi teaching
Gadi dancing
Sod Ha'ahavaסוד האהבהNona Malki2001Secret of Love2014/05Nona and Avi dancing
Zer Shel Shoshanimזר של שושניםAvner Naim2013Bouquet of Roses2014/04dance
Hapetza Shegaram Haosherהפצע שגרם האושרShlomo Maman2012The wound caused happiness2014/04dance
Achshav Linshomעכשיו לנשוםTuvia Tishler2013Now breathe2014/04dance
Ha'orot Hazolgimהאורות הזולגיםTuvia Tishler2011The streaming lights2014/04dance
Naga'at Li Balevנגעת לי בלבTamir Shalev2013You touched my heart2014/03
music live
dance
Az Tirkediאז תרקדיGadi Bitton2013So Dance(f)2014/02Gadi at Hilulim 2013
Hanigun Shelchaהניגון שלךGila Paz2013Your(m) Tune2014/02dance
teach
Hagvaot Hakchulotהגבעות הכחולותItzik Sa'ada1986The Blue Hills2014/01YouTube
Bocha Baseterבוכה בסתרYaron Malihi2011Crying in Secret2014/01YouTube
Yafa Kalevanaיפה כלבנהGadi Bitton2013Beautiful as the (full) Moon2013/11YouTube
Isha V'gam Yaldaאישה וגם ילדהAvi Peretz2013A Woman and Also a Girl2013/11YouTube
DerechדרךYaron Ben Simchon2012Road2013/08YouTube
Yareach Shel Chatzotירח של חצותLevi Bar Gil2012Midnight Moon2013/08YouTube
At Malachאת מלאךAvner Naim2013You're an Angel(f)2013/08YouTube
Yafa Kmo Tamid יפה כמו תמידDudu Barzalai2013Beautiful as Always(f)2013/08dance
Tagidi Ki תגידי כיMishal & Gil Cohen2012Say That2013/07dance
Yoreket Eshיורקת אשGadi Bitton2012Spitting Fire2013/05teach (Hebrew) and dance
Bocher Mechadashבוחר מחדש
Rafi Ziv2012Choosing Anew2013/05YouTube
Geshem Al Hamayim גשם על המיםElad Shtamer2009Rain on the Water 2013/04
Lu Haiti Yachol לו הייתי יכולGadi Bitton2012If Only I Could2013/03
Kshe'at Itoכשאת איתוShlomo Maman2012When You're with HIm2013/03dance
Kolot Halevקולות הלבGadi Bitton2012Voices of the Heart2013YouTube
Milim L'ahavahמילים לאהבהGadi Bitton2004Words of Love2012/10dance
Cuchipeקוצ'יפה Elad Shtamer20122012/01
Kshe'ani Mitahev כשאני מתאהבMishal & Gil Cohen2011When I Fall In Love2012
Kol Mila
כל מילהNona Malki2012every word2012YouTube
Ten La Et Halev Shelcha תן לה את הלב שלךElad Shtamer2010Give Her Your Heart2012YouTube
Ha'ta'am She'nisharהטעם שנשארOhad Atiya2012The Flavor that Remains2012dance
Chaval She'at Lo Kanחבל שאת לא כאןRafi Ziv2012Pity You are Not Here2012YouTube
La'lechetללכתGadi Bitton2011To Go2012youtube
Hofa'at Bechayai הופעת בחייGadi Bitton2012You Appeared in my Life2012
Kshe'tivo Tireכשתבוא תראהAvi Levy2007When You'll Come You'll See2011YouTube
Bein Yadecha Halaila בין ידיך הלילהNona Malki2010In Your Hands Tonight2011dance
teach
Casa De Luna קאסה דה לונהGadi Bitton2011Moon's House2011
Lo Rak Biglal לא רק בגללMishel & Gil Cohen2008Not Only Because2011dance
Yesh Ba Mashehuיש בה משהוElad Shtamer2011There's Something About Her2011YouTube
Mever Lakatuvמעבר לכתובGadi Bitton2010Beyond writing2011
Shover Shtikaשובר שתיקהRafi Ziv2010Breaking Silence2011
Lo Domah Le'Af Achad לא דומה לאף אחדGadi Bitton2011She Doesn't Resemble Anyone 2011
Lekolcha לקולךNona Malki2011By your voice2011teach
dance
Kama Chaserכמה חסרYaron Ben Simhon2009 How Much is Missing2010YouTube
Shir Hakirvaשיר הקרבהRafi Ziv2003Song of Closeness2010
Nachon She'at Kanנכון שאת כאן Marco Ben Shimon & Nurit Greenfeld 2009As you're here(f)2010
Baderech Elayich בדרך אלייךGadi Bitton2010On the way to you2010YouTube
Chashavti She'yehe Romantiחשבתי שיהיה רומנטיMishal & Gil Cohen2008I thought that it would be romantic 2010YouTube
Pa'am Tori Pa'am Torechפעם תורי פעם תורךShlomo Maman1998One time my Turn One time Your Turn2010
Makom LeTzidechמקום לצידךMishel & Gil Cohen2009Place By Your Side(f)2010
Zikaron Varodזכרון ורודElad Shtamer2009Pink Memory2010YouTube
Rega Me'chayichרגע חייךYaron Ben Simchon2010A Moment From Your Life2010
Al Saf Daltech על סף דלתךNaftaly Kadosh1992On Your Door Step (f)2010
Ad Kama Ahavtichעד כמה אהבתיךNaftaly Kadosh1998How Much I Loved You (f.)2010
SodchaסודךIsrael Shabtai2010 Your Secret(m)2010YouTube
Od Mechakeעוד מחכהMishal & Gil Cohen2008Continue Waiting2009
Kchi Oti קחי אותיGadi Bitton2008Take Me2009teach
Ein Li Davarאין לי דברGadi Bitton2007I Have Nothing2009
Gachliliyot גחליליותYankele Ziv2003Fireflies2009YouTube
Isha Yafaאישה יפהGadi Levy2009Beautiful Woman2009
Rikud Romantiריקוד רומנטיYaron Ben Simchon2008Romantic Dance2009
LamaלמהGadi Bitton2008why2009
Yesh Bi Ahava יש בי אהבהAvi Perez2006I Have Love2009
Cholemet חולמתDavid Dassa, Alisha Sela2007Dreaming (f.)2008YouTube
Ad Klot עד כלותTuvia Tishler2008Until the End2008
At Sheli Ani Shelachאת שלי אני שלךDudu Barzilay2008You're mine and I'm Yours2008YouTube
CherutiחרותיVictor Gabbai1985My freedom2008
Gan Edenגן עדןNaftaly Kadosh2007Garden of Eden2008YouTube
Eifo Atאיפה את Gadi Bitton2007Where are You?2008
Asufim אסופיםShlomo Maman2007Waifs2007
Millim Yaotמילים יפותGadi Bitton2005Beautiful Words2007
Ha'mistikanim Ha'sinimהמיסטיקנים סינייםGadi Bitton1996The Chinese Mystics2007
Bosem Tsarfati בושם צרפתיDudu Barzalai2005French Perfume2007
Od Tzoharayimעוד צהרייםDudu Barzalai2007Another noon2007
Rak Shir Ga'aguimרק שיר געגועיםChaim Ochayon2006Just a song of yearning2006/10
Tagidi Loתגידי לוGadi Bitton2005Tell HIm2006
Lev Shavurלב שבורAvi Levy2005Broken Heart2006
Chai Lema'anech חי למענךNona Malki2004I live for you (m.)2006
MachshavotמחשבותYaron Ben Simchon2005Thoughts2006
Hahatzaga Nigmeretההצגה נגמרתNaftaly Kadosh1999The Show is Over2006
Erev Kachol Amokערב כחול עמוקBarkayma Eyal 1994Deep Blue Evening2005
Tni LI Avirתני לי אווירGadi Bנitton2004Give me Space2005
Beosher Uve'oni בעושר ובעוניDudu Barzalai2001In Happiness and Poverty2005
Yesh Chagigahיש חגיגהGadi Bitton2012We've fun2005
Hi Lo Yada'at Ma Over Alai היא לא יודעת מה עובר עלייGadi Bitton1997She Doesn't Know What is Happening2005
Ani Shar Lach אני שר לךGadi Bitton2000I Sing to You (f.)2005Gadi and crew dancing
Sagi dancing in LA
Shinit et Chayaiשינית את חייYankele Ziv1999You Changed my LIfe2005Nissim
Al Temaher אל תמהרIsrael Shiker2002Don't Rush2005
RemezרמזMoshe Shem Tov1989Clue2004
Kama Sutraכמה סוטרהRafi Aiv20022004Rafi teaches

Rafi dances
Hi Lo Yadaat (Ma Aver Alai)היא לא יודעתGadi Bitton1997She doesn't know what's going on 1998?dance
Hamistikanim Hasinimהמיסטיקנים הסיניםGadi Bitton1996Chinese Mystics99 more than 15 years agoGadi teaches
Ani Shar Lachאני שר לךGadi Bitton2000I Sing to You99 more than 15 years agoGadi dances
AtאתAvi Levy2000You (fem)99 not taught, just done
At Ha'osherאת האושר
Nona Malki2014You(f) are happiness88 we should learnNona dances
Nona teaches