Born: July 1, 1982
Shauli Einav is a young emerging Jazz saxophonist, he has already performed with his own ensembles on prestigious stages such as the Enjoy Jazz festival, Duc des Lombards (Paris) Red Sea Jazz Festival, Tel Aviv Jazz Festival (with Odean Pope) Israel Festival in Jerusalem, The Rochester Jazz Festival and at the same time was invited to perform with some of todays finest Jazz musicians such as bassist Omer Avital, guitarists Bob Sneider and Frank Gambale, and the late saxophonist Arnie Lawrence among others.
His latest album Opus One has received great reviews by the international jazz media (see quotes below)...
CD/LP/Track ReviewMore articles about Shauli Einav
...his immersion in the bebop tradition while revealing a fresh and original voice JazzTimes
Shauli Einav is a Titan of the tenor saxophone, a superman of the soprano saxophone and a blowing bundle of virtuosity. Jazz Inside Magazine
Shauli Einav recently issued a nice new straight-ahead record called Opus One A Blog Supreme / NPR Jazz
His artistic approach captures the listener Jazzthetik Magazine, Germany
his expressive horn, imaginative pen and confident band- leading, Einav is already setting himself apart. All About Jazz NY
Einav's sound comes across as fresh and innovative - and after hearing this wonderful CD the listener may very well be driven immediately to the replay button. - Financial Times, Germany
..Clearly a 28 years old to watch! - Hallands Nyheter, Sweden
The originality, creativity and the impressive blowing gives the listener an irresistibly enjoyable feeling JazzRytmit (Finland)
...One of Israel's elite musicians... � Ma'ariv Daily, Israel
Opus One has all of the elegance of the old masters while harmonically pushing things forward, and Einay's not even thirty yet...
Credentials/BackgroundShauli Einav has an extensive experience in jazz education and saxophone particularly. He has taught in several Israeli conservatories before relocating to the United States. In the USA, Shauli is holding a graduate teaching assistant position at the prestigious Eastman School of Music where he teaches the non-jazz majors ensemble. In addition to that, Shauli gave a master class at the Apollo Middle-School in Greece, NY & is going to have another master class in the Jerusalem High-School of the Arts in February '08. Shauli is on Kilroy Music Production Studio's faculty (Riverdale, NY) , and also teaches music at Bet Am Shalom Synagogue, White Plains NY...