Zohar Fresco – percussion
Zohar Fresco is one of the most sought after percussionists on the international world music scene. Over the years, he created a new musical drumming culture which is expressed in a new fingering technique, musical language, and original compositions. During his musical journey Zohar co- founded Bustan Abraham. Following that, he took part of the Zyriab Trio which included members of Bustan Abraham which performed classical Middle Eastern music. He cooperated in his own special style with respected and honored masters such as Ross Daly, Philip Glass, Ara Dinjian (Night Ark), Ustad Hariprasad Chaurasia, Nana Vasconcelos , Noa (achinoam Nini), Zakir Hussain, Leszek Mozdzer, Lars Danielson, Yurdal Tokcan, Goksel Baktagir, Ahmet Misirli, Arto Tuncboyacian and more.
Zohar is often invited to conduct workshops at universities and music schools all over the world.
He is considered to be a great master and leader in the percussion world were he is specialized in hand and finger styles techniques using Middle Eastern frame drums.