Daphna Mor, Recorders, Neys.
Daphna Mor has performed throughout Europe and the United States as a soloist and as an ensemble player. Her appearances include solo recitals in Croatia, Germany and Switzerland; Recitals at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Trinity Church, New York; Duo recital with Nina Stern for Music Before 1800; Soloist with The New York Collegium (Andrew Parrot, conductor); Soloist with New York Early Music Ensemble (Fred Renz conductor); Soloist at Carnegie Hall with Little Orchestra Society. Orchestra member with the New York Philharmonic (Alan Gilbert, conductor); City Opera, Mostly Mozart. Lincoln Center; Trinity Church Baroque Orchestra. Ensemble player with Piffaro- The Renaissance Band and Repast; Awards include First Prize in Settimane Musicali di Lugano Solo Competition and two times winner of The Boston Conservatory Concerto Competition.
Ms. Mor is frequently involved in performing of contemporary music. She was featured as a soloist with the The Metropolis Ensemble, performing the world premiere of ‘Tears, Puffes, Jumps, and Galliard’ by David Bruce. In 2009 she joined St Luck’s Orchestra to perform the NY premiere of ‘The Flowering Tree”, composed and conducted by John Adams.
Ms. Mor acts as Musician to the Education Department of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. She is a frequent teacher in early music workshops around the US. Ms. Mor received her Bachelor of Music degree from The Boston Conservatory with highest honors as Valedictorian of the class of 2000.
Ms. Mor is an active World Music musician as well. She has appeared on such prestigious stages as Summer Stage, Central Park, NY, and in festivals all over the Unites States, Canada, Poland, Italy, Spain, Germany, Slovenia, Austria, Greece and Israel.
She is a musician at residence at B’nai Jeshurun Synagogue in New York City.
Daphna is co director along with Nina Stern of ‘East of the River’-a band dedicated to performance of Medieval European, Armenian, Balkan and Middle Eastern repertoire. Their Latest CD, ‘Levantera’ was released in 2013. (www.eastoftherivermusic.com)
Among her many recordings, Ms. Mor appears on Sting’s CD "If On a Winter’s Night" on the Deutsche Gramophone label.