Musica Nova Ensemble was established in January 1986 by conductor Lior Shambadal

and Bassoonist Ziv Ben together with fifteen of the finest and most dedicated musicians.

Since then, for almost 30 years, the ensemble has been exposing Israeli audience

to the most current repertoire of contemporary art music.

Former members of the ensemble:

Sharon Adar, Avigail Arenheim, Yossi Arenheim, Astrith Baltsan Zorman, Ziv Ben, Jean Cipriani, Yoram David, Micha Davis, Jeffery Lang, Naomi Lifschitz Enoch, Raffi Marcus RIP, Peter Mark, Yigal Meltzer, Oded Pintus RIP, Mendi Rodan RIP, Shalom Ronly-Riklis RIP, Assaf Rot,

Julia Rubinsky Sverdlov, Yossi Schiffmann, Oron Schwartz, Lior Shambadal, Noam Sheriff, Michael Slatkin, Zeev Steinberg RIP, Michal Tal, Rami Tal, Sara Tal, Itay Talgam,

Mordechai Virshoubski RIP, Ron Weidberg, Noam Yeini, Chen Zimbalista, Hillel Zori, Nitai Zori