“Neiman creates intricate and tightly knit melodies…an instrumental virtuoso in his own right.” – Jakob Baekgaard All About Jazz
Oren Neiman is a Guitar/Mandolin player and a composer. His compositions explore a combination of Jazz sensibility with Middle Eastern rhythms and melody.
Oren’s projects and collaborations include: Recording and performing with The Oren Neiman Quartet; an ongoing collaboration with playwright Robin Goldfin most recently “Suddenly a Knock at the Door” based on short stories by Etgar Keret; The band “Sha’ar” whose current project is a reimagining of the works of Israeli composer Yedidia Admon; The energetic acoustic duo “Isra-Alien” led by fellow Israeli guitar player Gilad Ben Zvi.
Oren was also the Guitar/Mandolin chair in NYTF’s award winning production of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish.