About

Matan danced in the Batsheva Dance Company, there worked with Ohad Naharin and Sharon Eyal, in Yasmeen Godder Dance Group, Iris Erez Dance Group, with Tom Weinberger, and more. Co-founder, artistic director, composer, and conductor of Castle in Time Orchestra, which performs in numerous festivals globally. Composing music for film and dance pieces performed by NDT 2 (NLD), AXIS dance company (USA), Johannes Weiland Company (GER), Heymann Brothers films, and more. Guest conductor at the Israel Chamber Orchestra and Bangalore Orchestra. Daskal's compositions have been released in the labels "Cala Records" (USA) and Cyland (RUS). Received grants from America-Israel cultural foundation, the Israeli Lottery, Rabinovich Foundation, Siday scholarship for musical creativity through the Jerusalem Institute of Contemporary Music, MASH, ACUM the Israel embassy in Spain and India. Teaches movement, composition, wind band orchestras, and soundpainting workshops globally in dance companies, studios, conservatories, and universities. Holds a BA in composition and music education.

Contact:

Personal email:

matandaskal@gmail.com

Castle in Time Orchestra booking in Israel:

Tal Donner

info​@citorchestra.com

Castle in Time Orchestra international relations and booking:

Katherina Vasiliadis

castleintime.international@gmail.com