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Freidlin was born in southern Siberia in 1944 and studied in Odessa where he
later taught as Head of the Music Theory department at the famous Stolyarsky
Special Music College. He currently teaches at the Levinsky Teachers College in
Tel Aviv. Jan Freidlin received the Grand Prix of Varna International Cinema
Festival (1978), the AKUM Prize (Israel) for “Miscenscens”—Sonata for
Violin & Cello (1993), 2nd Prize for “Letters from Arles” for Guitar at
the 1995 Guitar Foundation of
America Competition, the Liberson Prize for Piano Trio Nº 2 (Israel, 1995). His
works were performed in the former USSR, Germany, France ,UK, Italy, Australia,
Brasil, USA. His “Sonata in Three Visions” for Solo Harp was chosen by the
International Harp Contest in Israel for the 1998 Contest as the required
Israeli work. More recently, Jan Freidlin received the first prize at the Tampa
Bay International Composers’ Forum for Excellence in Chamber Music (2002) for
his Twilight Music for Flute, Violin & Piano.
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