Maya Dunietz

Maya Dunietz is a composer, performer and sound artist. She investigates the interconnections between music, visual art, performance, technological research and philosophy. Her works are commissioned by renowned performers and ensembles and she has created site-specific sound performance works for institutions such as Palais de Tokyo Paris, Arnolfini Gallery Bristol, Reykjavik Arts festival and many more. Dunietz also performs regularly around the world on piano, performing the music of Emahoy Tsegué and other composers, as well as regular free improvisation concerts and collaborations. In 2015, Dunietz was a guest professor at CalArts in LA as part of the Schusterman residence program and in 2017, she was a guest artist at the Cité internationale des arts.

Dunietz is one of the leading voices on the Israeli alternative scene, capable of freely improvising on piano and many other instruments, playing in art-rock outfits, and singing and leading choirs. She is also gifted with a sharp sense of dadaist humor.

Eyal Hareuveni, All About Jazz

 

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