Yuval Shaked was born on 16 February 1955 in Kibbuz Geser, Israel. 1966, aged 11 years, he started to study classic guitar and two years later clarinet. After having graduated from school and having finished his 3 years military service he studied at the Rubin Music Academy at Tel Aviv University and, from 1981, 'new music theatre' with Mauricio Kagel at the music academy in Cologne.
From 1985 to 1999 he lectured at the Open University in Tel Aviv and since 1985 he is lecturer at the Kibbutzim College in Tel Aviv. He has been editor of the magazine IMI-News of the Israel Music Institute from 1990 to 1996 and since 1992 he is member of the editorial advisory board of the magazine 'MusikTexte'. 1994 he was granted a scholarship by the Culture Fonds Foundation of Schloss Wiepersdorf in Germany, 1995, 1996 and 2005 he gave master classes in composition at the Music Academie Lviv, Ukraine.
In the years 2000-2008 Yuval Shaked was Director of the Feher Jewish Music Centre in the Diaspora Museum, Tel-Aviv. From 2001 he was lecturer at Haifa University where he is now director of the music department. He has published many essays as well as the book 'Entwickelnde Musik' (in Hebrew).
His works are being performed and broadcast by various radio stations mainly in Europe.
His trio "40malige Gegenwart und Rueckmeldung" has been recorded in 2009 by Trio Accanto. The CD wasreleased on Edition Zeitklang
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