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Itamar Erez Quartet

The music of Israeli musician Itamar Erez blends the delicateness of Middle Eastern music, the freedom found in jazz, and the passion of flamenco, creating a unique sound all his own. His music holds a depth and sensitivity that touches listeners deeply.

Recipient of the 2014 ACUM Prize for Special Achievement in Jazz and the prestigious 2014 Landau Prize, Itamar Erez is an internationally renowned composer, pianist and guitarist who has shared the stage with such musicians as Omar Faruk Tekbilek, Tomatito, Avishai Cohen, Jean-Louis Matinier, Zohar Fresco, and others. He made his Carnegie Hall debut in 2018 performing with the Omar Faruk Tekbilek Ensemble with Ara Dinjkian & Brian Keane as special guests.

Some of the many venues and festivals that Itamar has performed at throughout his career include: the Barbican in London England, Sydney Opera in Australia, Jerusalem Jazz Festival, Amsterdam Jewish Music Festival, Oman Opera House, and Vancouver International Jazz Festival.