Bracha Bdil – Biography
Bracha Bdil, born in 1988, has a B.ed in Music Education from Levinsky College and a Master's degree in Music Education and Composition from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, led by Professor Andre Hajdu, o.b.m. and Professor Haim Permont.
Bracha studied classical voice training with Hadassah Ben-Haim, classical piano with Dina Orlov and Dr. Irena Berkowitz, jazz with Marina Lewinsky, and piano chamber music with Professor Alexander Tamir.
Bracha won first prize in a competition for composition in memory of Yardena Alotin, Bar-Ilan University and a certificate of appreciation from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation (2016).
Over the past four years her musical compositions and edited works have been performed around the world, including: Concert sponsored by the "Russian Musical Union", Saint-Petersburg, "The Schnittke Festival", Russia, "UNK New Music Festival", University of Nebraska (2017), the concert series "Concrete Timbre" and "Fifteen Minutes of Fame", New York, "Australian Percussion Gathering", Griffith University, Queensland Conservatorium, Melbourne, "One Minute Project" Athens (2016).
In Israel her works are broadcast on the Israel Radio Voice of Music program and are performed at various events, including: Israel Festival (2017), Piano Festival, the Jerusalem Theater (2015). a series of Excellence - the future generation, Music Center Eden-Tamir, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem and a series of Singing with the Sinfonietta, Performing Arts Center, Be'er Sheva (2014).
Bracha Bdil is a member of the Israel Composers' League and her works are published by the Israel Music Institute. Bracha is also a lecturer at the Levinsky College of Music Education and at the Ron Shulamit Conservatory in Jerusalem.