About Eli Korman

Eli Korman is an Israeli composer and a saxophone player. Born (1992) and raised in Kibbutz Netiv Halamed Hey, currently lives in Jerusalem.

Eli has studied for a Master's degree in composition at the Tedarim program of Meitar Ensemble, in the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance. He has studied composition with Prof. Ari Ben Shabetai, and Prof. Yinam Leef. Eli participated in the CEME 2019, 2020 and 2021 master courses for young composers in Tel Aviv with Franck Bedrossian, Phillippe Leoux, Helmut Lachenman and Mauro Lanza.

Eli received the 'America-Israel Cultural Foundation scholarship for his composition studies and for his saxophone studies, as well as an excellence scholarship from the Jerusalem Academy for Music and Dance for his composition studies.

Eli won the second prize in the Israel Composers' League competition for young composers in 2018. His pieces are performed by Tedarim ensemble, Meitar ensemble, Duo Alto, and various players in Israel, Hungary, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany and Chile.

Eli Korman

Composition, Saxophone

Jerusalem, Israel
Grant Recipient