ISB 2023 Convention Presenter — Ron Merhavi

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Name: Ron Merhavi
Presentation Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2023 4:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Macintosh Recital Hall
Presentation Title: Hidden Treasures
Presented / Performed Previous ISB Convention? No
Type of Presentation: Recital
Genre: Classical - with piano collaborator, Jazz - with piano collaborator, New Music


Ron Merhavi was born in Givatayim,Israel. Graduate of the IASA ‒ Israel Arts and Science Academy in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv University in Musicology, Education and Double bass under Michael Klinghoffer and Doctoral Degree at the University of Michigan in Double Bass under Diana Gannett. In Michigan, he performed three dissertation recitals, sharing the thread "The Lyric Bass". Dr. Merhavi performed and released several CDs of works for Double Bass solo, commissioned from Israeli composers. Ron has worked as editor and artistic producer at Voice of Music national classical music radio station, Voice of Music in the Upper Galilee Festival and Jerusalem Music Centre, Mishkenot Sha’ananim; Currently he is Music content coordinator at the Israel Camerata Jerusalem Orchestra.                            With his friend, pianist and composer Eyal Bat, he formed a duo, performing original compositions and transcriptions.

In recent years Ron also links words and sounds, serving as an independent copy editor of concert programs, CDs and books. 

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