What is a nice Jewish Israeli girl doing with a bunch of
But what has really given her career a boost is her connection the black American music community, especially the one performing the new hi hop style of music. In fact, her career has done so well that she recently won a Grammy award for her music and has put out a best selling CD entitled The Hip Hop Violinist. "I was introduced to this kind of music by the pop star Wyclif Jean, and also received a lot of assistance from another well known artist Jay Z, who introduced me to the black community".
She won her Grammy award for her performance with the rapper and record producer Kayne West.
Miri is very enthusiastic about her association with the black music community as she is able to relate to them very well, despite being from
Her music will be featured in special events connected with Israel's upcoming 60th anniversary celebrations and she is now working on a new music album as well as providing background music for a "come back" album by pop music icon Donna Summers. She has also performed in campaign promotions for Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
"As a woman, I would love to see a woman president, although Barack Obama is also very capable" she said.