Winner of 2018 Azrieli Prize is Avner Dorman
The 2018 Azrieli Prize for Jewish Music has been awarded to Avner Dorman. This was announced by the Azrieli Foundation.
Composer Avner Dorman wins the biannual $50,000 cash prize for his composition Nigunim for Violin and Orchestra. The ward goes to a composer who has written the best new major work of Jewish Music. The composition will also be premiered at a gala performance, and a professional recording will be made.