Gur Liraz, born in Tel Aviv in 1988, studied at Thelma Yellin High School in Israel and with Peter Bernstein in New York. Initially an active player in the Tel Aviv jazz scene, he moved to Berlin in 2013 and has become an integral part of the rapidly developing Berlin scene. Gur also often deals with the Jewish heritage and its overlaps with jazz. The »Gur Liraz Quartet«, specially put together for the MS Goldberg
Gur Liraz (guitar), Sidney Werner (bass), Max Doehlemann (piano) and Martin Fonfara (drums) is an experienced and playful cooperation. Own compositions, titles from the American Songbook and from the Jewish tradition can be heard. Jazz at its finest awaits you!