Project Description

Nadav Cohen – Bassoon

Born in 1983, Nadav Cohen studied at the Jerusalem Academy for Music and Dance –bassoon with Uzi Shalev and Mauricio Paez, and composition with Yinam Leef. He continued his bassoon studies in Cologne with Ole Kristian Dahl, and baroque bassoon under Donna Agrell at The Hague Royal Conservatory. He served in the IDF unit for ‘Outstanding Musicians’, and received scholarships from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation, the Ronen Foundation, and the Award of the President of the Jerusalem Academy for Music and Dance. Nadav was Principal Bassoon of the Israel Camerata Orchestra, Jerusalem. He participated in the International Ensemble Modern Academy in Frankfurt, and continues to perform regularly with Ensemble Modern. He is a member of Le Concert Impromptu Ensemble in Paris 2014-17, a member of the Tel Aviv Wind Quintet, and a member of the Meitar Ensemble for contemporary music.