MultiPiano is a unique keyboard project, presenting Israel`s future generation of virtuoso pianists in a celebration of pianos in ever-changing combinations – in one and two pianos, with 4, 6 and 8 hands. Its repertoire ranges from fully fledged original masterworks, to dazzling virtuoso arrangements.
MultiPiano project was launched in season 2010/2011 under the umbrella of the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music (Tel Aviv University & the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra), featuring three of Israel`s most radiant young pianists and their mentor, Tomer Lev - one of Israel`s most prominent
Tomer Lev enjoys an intensive career of unusual diversity as concert pianist, lecturer and pedagogue. At the age of 37 he was appointed head of the Rubin Academy of Music at the Tel-Aviv University. Soon thereafter, with the collaboration of Maestro Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic, Prof. Lev was among the founders of the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music and was appointed as its first director (2004-2009).
Tomer Lev was heard in such central venues as Lincoln Center in New York, Philharmonie Hall in Berlin, Beijin Concert Hall, Shanghai Municipal Theatre, Musikhalle in Hamburg, Rudolphinum in Prague, Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires, Sala Sao Paulo, Glenn Gould Hall in Toronto and the Mann Auditorium in Tel Aviv. He performed in major international festivals including Tanglewood, Norfolk, Prague Winter Festival, Madrid’s San-Isidro, Sofia Music Weeks, Varna Summer, and the Israel Festival. He has recorded for leading TV and radio stations in the USA, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Eastern Europe, South America and Israel.
Tomer Lev collaborated with all major Israeli orchestras. His critically acclaimed debut with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Zubin Mehta led to further collaboration with the IPO (including projects with Kurt Masur, Zubin Mehta, Yoel Levi, Jerzy Semkow and others), as well as to performances with the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, Israel Chamber Orchestra, Jerusalem Camerata, Beersheva Sinfonietta, and Haifa Symphony Orchestra.
As a member of the Israel Piano Trio, one of Israel’s leading chamber ensembles, Tomer Lev toured Europe and South America.