Our Leader

Daniel Pukach

Daniel is a freelance orchestral violinist, chamber musician, soloist and a sought-after teacher. He has played in top orchestras in the UK and Israel such as BBC Concert Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, London Philharmonic, Israel Symphony, Israeli Opera, Israel Chamber Orchestra, Israel NK orchestra and the Galilee Chamber Orchestra. He is also founding member and violinist in the Waldstein Quartet

He is a tutor at Junior Guildhall’s string training program, and also taught at leading conservatories in Israel. He is currently continuing his work on implementing his one-of-a-kind teaching method and pedagogical system which has been transformative to students of all levels and will be published and distributed in the next few years.

Daniel has gained his BMus at The Aaron Copland School of Music under Burton Kaplan and his MMus from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance with Ofer Falk. He won the Vera Kanterovich Competition for solo Bach, Barbirolli competition for a classical string quartet and won second prize with the Waldstein Quartet in the Carne Trust Chamber Music Competition.