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Chezy Nir

Chezy Nir
  • Israel
  • Studied with Meir Rimon at the Rubin Academy of Music, Tel-Aviv and with Marie Luise Neunecker at the Frankfurt Musikhochschule in Germany
  • Was principal horn player between 1998-2014 of the Israel Symphony Orchestra-Rishon LeZion and of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra of Maestro Barenboim and Musica Aterna of Teodor Currentzis
  • Is one of the founders of the New Israel Woodwind Quintet
  • Teaches as a professor at the Buchman – Mehta Academy of Music at Tel-Aviv University and the Jerusalem Music Academy
  • Collaborated with Yefim Bronfman, Yuja Wang, Emmanuel Pahud, Paul Meyer, Guy Braunstein, Shmuel Ashkenazy, Jerusalem Quartet and Andras Schiff, among others, and performed as a soloist with Zubin Mehta