About Netanel Draiblate

Hailed as “an extremely gifted violinist,” Netanel Draiblate’s performances as a soloist, chamber musician and recording artist serve to emphasize his versatility. Draiblate has collaborated with such luminaries as Pinchas Zukerman, Yo-Yo Ma, ltzhak Perlman, Jaime Laredo and Cho Liang Lin. Season highlights include performances of Jim Stephenson’s violin concerto Tributeswith the Lake Forest Symphony, Mendelssohn’s Violin Concertowith the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra featuring his own cadenza, Lou Harrison’s Suite for Violin, Piano and Chamber Orchestrawith the Post-Classical Ensemble in Washington, D.C., and Coriglianos’ The Red Violin Chaconnewith the Annapolis Symphony.Recent engagements include appearances with the American Symphony at Carnegie Hall, the Israel Chamber Orchestra, the Brasilia Concert Society Orchestra and Turkey’s Bursa Symphony Orchestra.

Draiblate recently toured with duo partner pianist Lura Johnson as Times Two, with a program that included selections from their Azica Perspectives recording. He also led a string quartet in a special program celebrating the 50thanniversary of German-Israeli diplomatic relations at Carnegie Hall, in Washington, DC and at Ravinia. Recognized for artistry that “combines confidence and eloquence,” Draiblate made his Canadian debut last season on the Friday Music Series. Draiblate serves as the Director of Chamber Music at Georgetown University and is the Founder and Director of the Annapolis Symphony Academy.

Netanel Draiblate


Annapolis, Maryland, United States
Grant Recipient

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