Israel’s leading choral conductor, Yuval Ben- Ozer is Music Director of the "New Israeli Vocal Ensemble", the "National Kibutz Choir", The "Zimria" International Choral Festival, founder and former music director of the "Philharmonia Singers".
As guest conductor, Mr. Ben-Ozer has conducted in France, Italy, Germany and Argentina as well as all the major orchestras in Israel.
Yuval Ben-ozer has collaborated, as chorus master, with great Maestri such as Daniel Barenboim, James Levine, Kurt Masur, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Zubin Mehta, and Antonio Pappano.
With these ensembles, he has performed in many festivals in Europe and in the U.S.A. and has won numerous prizes, including the award for “Outstanding Performance of an Israeli Composition” and first prizes in international choir competitions in Malta (1998), Spain (2000) and Belgium (2001). He also took part in the 2002 International Music Festival of Korea, as part of the World Cup tournament, and in 2003 in Sardinia, Italy.