A member of “Air&String Duo(flute&guitar) and of the Israel Contemporary Players and, and freelances with best Israeli orchestras.
Principal flutist of the Israel NKO Chamber Orchestra 2008-2018, and before that Principal flutist of the Be’er Sheva Sinfonietta and a member of the Israeli Opera Orchestra.
Performed many times as a soloist with those orchestras, as well as in Abu Gosh Festival.
After graduating Cum Laude from the Music academy in Tel Aviv University, completed her Artist Diploma and Master’s Degree in Amsterdam Conservatory.
While living in the Netherlands, was touring Europe as a member of the Utrecht Flute quartet, which specializes in contemporary music and in playing on all kinds of flutes, and to which various composers has dedicated their compositions.
Daphna played in many masterclasses and festivals around the world, among which are Verbier Festival in Switzerland, Impuls contemporary music festival in Austria and “Classical Winter” in Jerusalem.
Daphna won the AICF scholarships through her study years in Israel and abroad, and served in the Israel Military Band during her army service.
Since her return to Israel in 2005, Daphna is a Flute teacher and Chamber Music instructor in Shtriker - the Israel Music Conservatory in Tel Aviv.
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