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 Tibi Cziger

Tibi Cziger

Cited as an “exciting soloist” by the New York Times, Israeli clarinetist Tibi Cziger is a passionate soloist and a sought after chamber musician. He has performed a vast amount of chamber music and recital literature for the clarinet in concerts as well as television and radio broadcasts, in Israel, South Korea, China, the US, Canada and across Europe. Mr. Cziger is the artistic director and founder of the Israeli Chamber Project, a distinguished and award winning international chamber ensemble, and is a member of the Israeli Contemporary Players. He participates regularly in festivals such as Marlboro Music Festival, Musique en Brionnais, Jerusalem Chamber Music Festival and Ottawa ChamberFest, to name a few. Mr. Cziger has appeared as a soloist with orchestras and ensembles in Europe, Israel and the US and served as the principal clarinetist of the Israeli Camerata Orchestra and co-principal at the Norwegian Radio Orchestra. Among Mr. Cziger awards are the America-Israel Cultural Foundation scholarships. He holds an Artist Diploma from the Juilliard School, a M.Mus from the University of Southern California, and a B.Mus. Magna cum laude from the Tel Aviv University. His main mentors include Charles Neidich, Yehuda Gilad, Richard Lesser, and Itzhak Kazzap. He currently serves on the faculty of the Buchman-Mehta School of Music (Tel Aviv University), the Israeli Conservatory, and the Jerusalem Music Center and is a Selmer Paris artist.
Mr. Cziger resides in the exciting city of Tel Aviv, with his wife, cellist Michal Korman, and their daughters, Iyar and Noam.
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