Born in Israel, In the early 2000's started playing the piano professionally with some of the finest Jazz musicians in Israel.
Leader of the Ofir Shwartz Trio, the Four Winds Quartet, the Art of Duo (piano-drums group),
and Keyboards player with the Residents of the Future, Ofir has performed at prestigious Jazz Festivals and venues over the world.
Nowadays he continues to compose and create fascinating new music.
Ofir takes much inspiration from musicians such as Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea, Brad Mehldau,
Allan Holdsworth, Bobo Stenson, Dave Holland, David Liebman, and many more -
holding great importance to creativity and modern sound in his music, exploring the
endless bounds of harmony and melody..