Eli Eban

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A member of the Sarasota Music Festival faculty since 1995

Acclaimed by the London "Guardian" for his "electrifying, high -powered performances", clarinet Eli Eban joined the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra at the invitation of Zubin Mehta. He has performed and recorded all the major orchestral repertoire under the world's leading conductors, and has appeared as soloist with the English Chamber Orchestra, Salzburg Camerata Academica, City of London Sinfonia, Israel Philharmonic, Philadelphia Chamber Orchestra, and the Israel Camerata Jerusalem, where he currently serves as Acting Principal clarinetist.

Eban has been a participant of the Marlboro Music, Chautuauqua, and Sitka Festivals. He has been guest artist with the Alexander, Audubon, and St. Petersburg Quartets and has recorded for the Meridian, Crystal, Saphir and Naxos labels. More on Eban's artistry and upcoming performances can be found at www.elieban.com.