I play bass clarinet, alto sax, violin, piano, voice, and various simultaneous combinations of these, sometimes with added electronics, in various improvisational/compositional/performative/ritualistic contexts.
Some of my current combos:
– Hyperion Ensemble, led by Rumanian Hyper-Spectralist composers Iancu Dumitrescu and Ana-Maria Avram.
– Denis D’or, with Grundik Kasyansky on electronics and Tom Wheatley on double bass
– Trio with Mark Sanders on drums and Tom Wheatley on double bass
– Duo with Steve Noble
– Duo with Sharon Gal
Some of the musicians/artists I’ve played/collaborated with:
Oren Ambarchi, Sophie Angel, Ariel Ephraim Ashbel, Yonatan Avishai, Yael Barolsky, Steve Beresford, Sarah Gail Brand, John Butcher, Ofer Bymel, Thanos Chrysakis, Daniel Davidovsky, Neil Davidson, Angharad Davies, Alex Drool, Maya Dunietz, John Edwards, Ehran Elisha, Christopher Fox, Wolfgang Fuchs, Sharon Gal, HaBiluim, Tim Hodgkinson, Carl Ludwig Hübsch, Jean Claude Jones, Ute Kanngiesser, Grundik Kasyansky, Mazen Kerbaj, Catherine Lamb, Ross Lambert, Dominic Lash, Hannes Lingens, Eivind Lønning, Eyal Maoz, Heiner Metzger, Konzert Minimal, Avi Mograbi, Thurston Moore, Toshimaru Nakamura, Steve Noble, Dylan Nyoukis, Stephen O’Malley, London Improvisers Orchestra, Ashley Paul, Eddie Prevost, Harold Rubin, Eran Sachs, Mark Sanders, Naama Schendar, Ariel Shibolet, Part Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides, Damon Smith, Günter Baby Sommer, Crank Sturgeon, Daysuke Takaoka, Ghédalia Tazartès, Birgit Ulher, Ilan Volkov, Alex Ward, Mark Wastell, Fritz Welch, Tom Wheatley, Seymour Wright.
I’ve played in these music festivals:
Blurred Edges (Hamburg), UH Fest (Budapest), Atonal (Berlin), Colour Out of Space (Brighton), CTM (Berlin), Tectonics (Tel Aviv), SXSW (Texas), Israel Festival (Jerusalem), Intersect (London), Donau Festival (Krems), Sacrum Profanum (Kraków), Kanjiža Jazz Festival (Kanjiža, Serbia)
Composition/musical-arrangement for Israeli Contemporary Players, and numerous ad-hoc ensembles; film directors Avi Mograbi (‘Z-32’), and Josef Pitchhadze (‘Year Zero’); singer-songwriters Rona Kenan, Shlomi Shaban (arrangements for the Israeli Philharmonic and Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble); theatre director Ariel Efraim Ashbel (The Empire Strikes Back); artists Alona Rodeh (‘Over and Above’) and Gilad Ratman (‘The Workshop’ for Venice Biennale 2013); the performance group Public Movement (‘Rescue’ for Århus city of culture 2017); poets/spoken-word-artists Roman Baembaev and Pyotr Shmugliakov.