Our Director

Ofer dal Lal is a conductor living in the Bay Area and working internationally. He recently joined the faculty of California State University East Bay, teaching choral conducting to graduate and undergraduate students. Mr. dal Lal first came into prominence as the musical director and conductor of the Jerusalem Oratorio Choir – an organization of five choirs consisting of 150 singers and one of Israel’s leading nonprofessional choirs. He relocated to California after completing a master’s degree magna cum laude in conducting at the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music in Tel-Aviv.
Among the ensembles he has conducted are the world-renowned Stuttgart Chamber Choir and Classical Philharmonic Orchestra (Germany), Berlin Radio Choir (Germany), Oregon Bach Festival Choir and Orchestra (Oregon, USA), Salt Lake Vocal Artists (Utah, USA), Israel Philharmonic Choir (Israel), Voces Nordicae (Sweden), Studium Canticum (Cagliari, Italy) and Manado State University Choir (Indonesia).
In August 2013, he was selected as one of 12 conductors from all over the world to take part in a special
project entitled “Conducting 21C: Musical Leadership for a New Century”, part of the Music and Humanity
Symposium in Stockholm.