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Kammerorchester Balingen plays Hochman's  "Nedudim" ("Wanderings") and "A Voice in the Wilderness"

Alon Sariel, solo mandolin

Kammerorchester Balingen

Dietrich Schöller-Manno, conductor

November 21st | Details TBA


"An Ode to Time" – a new piano piece composed for the Praetorius Projekt

On the 400 Jubilee of early 17th century German composer, Michael Praetorius, a new project initiated by Stefan Heucke premieres piano works by 25 international composers, especially composed for this occasion.
The works – including Hochman's "An Ode to Time" – all relate to "Pavane de Spaigne" by French violinist and composer Pierre-Francisque Caroubel and M. Praetorius (1610).


Rainer Maria Klaas, piano
​Michael Gees, piano
Jona Kümper, piano
Gilead Mishor​​y, piano
Edward Rushton, piano
Annette Töpel, piano
Hwa-Kyung Yim, piano


Melanchthonkirche, Bochum, Germany

November 1st | 6PM | Details


Amit Dubester plays Hochman's "Monologue" for saxophone solo at DAVOS FESTIVAL
The festival's second concert features works for saxophone and cello by Hochman, Bach and Gubaidulina in a unique program titled "Frau Bach im Museum".

Amit Dubester, Saxophon

Friedrich Thiele, Violoncello

Kirchner Museum Davos, Switzerland

August 8th | 11AM | Details


VIII Stockholm International Music Competition
Congratulations to two young winners of the VIII Stockholm International Music Competition, who won first prizes playing Hochman's works!

Magdalena Szczęsna (Poland)
1st Prize, Saxophone group D, No. 294
Teacher: Tomasz Kajkowski
• Gilad Hochman. “Monologue” - LISTEN

Titus Paulsons Johansson (Sweden)
2nd Prize, Cello group C, No. 212
Teacher: Peter Schöning
• G. Hochman. Rhapsody for Cello Solo - LISTEN

Hochman's "Creation Septet" on Kol Hamusica

Hochman's "Creation Septet" for soprano and ensemble, on texts from the Book of Genesis, will be featured on Israel's classical music radio in a program by Uri Golomb on the theme of "Creation".

Agam Englard-Saar, soprano
Mira Meerovich, clarinet
Moshe Aharonov-Sarouk, violin
AnastasiaTomer Denisov, viola
Udi Weber, cello
Danny Felsteiner Mekori, contrabass
Dan Moshayev, percussion
Itay Saporta Eksten, conductor

May 17th | 8PM (GMT+2) | Listen to program

"Whom My Soul Loveth" on Kol Hamusica

Hochman's work for cello and choir, on texts from the biblical book of Song of Songs, will be featured on Israel's classical music radio in a program by Itay Beiner.

Aachener Kammerchor
Walter Mengler - solo cello
Martin te Laak - conductor

April 9th | 4PM (GMT+2) | Listen to program

XII Savshinsky International Music Competition
Young saxophonist, Magdalena Szczęsna (Poland), wins 1st prize with her interpretation of Hochman's "Monologue" at the XII Savshinsky International Music Competition (D age category) in Saint Petersburg, Russia,

February 5th | Details

Transmigration: "Prayer Without Words" released in a new compilation by 'Lullabies For Insomniacs'

Hochman's work for Harp and Saxophone (Soprano), performed by Jerusalem Duo, has been chosen for a new compilation by the independent music label, which seeks to present a range of musical creations that echo our time. The digital compilation's proceeds are dedicated to the humanitarian organization Samos Volunteers.

February 5th | Details

Hochman is to take part as Guest Composer at the International Saxophone Academy (USA)

January 16th | Details TBA