זיו סלמהZiv Slama was born in Israel in 1986. He began his music studies (saxophone) at the age of 9 at the Akko Conservatory. Military service: IDF orchestra, 2005-2008. He graduated from the Israel Art and Science Academy, studied composition with Prof. Andre Hajdu and Dr. Michael Wolpe. He volunteered in Akko Conservatory as saxophone and composition teacher. He began individual composition studies with Prof. Yinam Leef in 2005. He began his B.A. studies at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance in 2008, studied with Dr. Ari Ben Shabtai and Prof. Haim Permont. He received the America-Israel cultural foundation scholarship in 2008-2010. a member in the Tel-aviv saxophone quartet and in the Jerusalem Andalusian orchestra.