Digital Program Smith Gluzman MultiPiano

NIMROD HAFTEL-MEIRI PIANIST Nimrod Haftel-Meiri was born in Israel in 1994 and started playing the piano at the age of five. He is a graduate of the Israel Conservatory of Music and the Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts with distinction, a member of the Young Musicians Unit of the Jerusalem Music Center founded by the late Isaac Stern and a recipient of scholarships from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation.Nimrod won several prominent Israeli competitions such as the Turgeman, Ashdod, Israel Radio Young Artists Competition and the Israel Conservatory competition. He attended master classes with Boris Berman, Andrzej Jasinski, Georg Sava and the Tel-Hai International Piano Master Classes. He has performed in numerous broadcasts for Israel Radio and at some of Israel`s most prestigious venues such as Tel-Aviv Museum, Jerusalem Music Center, and Tel Aviv-Jaffa Music Center. Nimrod studied with Prof. Tomer Lev at the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music at Tel Aviv University. In 2015 he was chosen to perform Mozart Concerto for three pianos K. 242 with the renown American pianist Emanuel Ax in a concert with the Jerusalem Symphony under Frederic Chaslin, live broadcasted nation-wide. This is his first appearance with the Israel Philharmonic.