About Gur Liraz

Gur Liraz was born in Tel Aviv, Israel in 1988.

He was accepted to the prestigious Thelma Yellin High School as a Jazz major. Gur spent 4 years studying with jazz guitar master Ofer Ganor. After an eight-month stay in New York, where he took lessons with guitar legend Peter Bernstein, Gur moved to Berlin in 2013 and soon became involved in the city's rapidly developing jazz scene.

With his quartet, he accompanied singer Amanda Becker on her debut album, "You're Looking at Me." The two also recorded a duet album - "Ask Me Now" in 2023. His debut album 'Squiggles' appeared May 19, 2023 on the London-based music label UBUNTU Music.

Gur Liraz

Guitar, Jazz, Musical Theater, Experimental, Pop