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Max Stern

Max Stern (b. 1947 USA/ 1976 Israel) is a pioneer figure in Israel's musical life and has created a rich genre of biblical compositions blending East and West with contemporary idioms and genres. He won the Lieberson Prize of the Israel Composers League (1990), received an award from the Japanese Society for Contemporary Music for Children Contest (1991), special mention "for personal language in balance between tradition and innovation" at international Epicmusic composition prize (Italy, 2004), and recognition for contribution to the development of musical life in the Negev by the Histadrut Federation of Labor (2003). His works have been performed at leading festivals in Europe, Asia, USA and Israel and released on fourteen CDs in cooperation with the Israel Sinfonietta, Israel Broadcasting Authority, Israel Philharmonic, Jerusalem Symphony, and others. He is founding professor of music at the Ariel University Centre, music critic for The Jerusalem Post since 1988. He recently completed a book on Bible & Music, published by KTAV, NJ.