Member Composers

Erel Paz

Erel Paz

Born in Israel, 1974. Graduated the "Rubin Academy of music" in Jerusalem with B.Mus. in composition. Studied with Prof. Sergio Natra, Prof. Mark Kopytman and mainly with Dr. Ari Ben-Shabetai.
To date Paz has authored over a dozen published works, which have been performed in Israel, U.S.A, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, England and Denmark. Performances include participation in the ACL Asian contemporary music Festivals 1998 & 2002, the 3rd Tel Aviv Biennale Festival for Contemporary music, MATA 2003 festival in New York and many radio broadcasts. His works have been preformed by the Israel Contemporary String Quartet, the 21st Century Contemporary Players of Israel, Kaprizma ensemble, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, Odense Symphony Orchestra (Denmark), Relache Ensemble (Philadelphia). These works have earned Paz several awards, including first prize and audience prize at the first Seoul International competition for composers for his piece “In the Neighborhood”, and first prize at the Liebersohn Composition Competition 2000, held by the Israeli Composers League, for his orchestral piece “Water”.
Paz Received scholarships from the America Israel Cultural Foundation, the Rubin academy of Music in Jerusalem, and the Abraham & Felicia Klon foundation.
Paz is an active member at the ICL (Israel Composers League) and in ACUM (Authors, Composers & Publishers Association).


A Fish With no Name, for Alto Flute, Bass Clarinet, Violin, ContraBass & Piano Chamber Music / Ensemble3667
Bruckner's Force for piano Quartet Chamber Music / Ensemble, Solo instrument + ensemble3665

Child's Play, for Woodwind Quintet Wind Quintet3745
Everything doubled... (almost) for Solo Violin
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Solo, For the Young3853
G Sharp, for six players Chamber Music / Ensemble1459
In the Neighborhood, for flute, double bass & piano Chamber Music / Ensemble2649
Kei-ke-ta, for soprano & 8 players Chamber Music / Ensemble, Voice and ensemble, Vocal1473
String Quartet Chamber Music / Ensemble, String Quartet1469
Temporary Title, for Flute & Piano Chamber Music / Ensemble, For the Young4092
Water, for symphony orchestra Symphony Orchestra2322
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