Zachary Gvirtzman (Zac Gvi) is an independent composer/multi-instrumentalist/producer from London working primarily in jazz, folk and experimental music. He writes and performs soundtracks with the multi award winning Kandinsky Theatre. He works as musical director with companies like Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and the Secret Cinema. He collaborates with musicians like Evan Parker, Jarvis Cocker, Seb Rochford, Larry Grenadier, Lore Lixenberg, Kit Downes, Jason Yarde, Rob Luft and Phelan Burgoyne. He is a member of the F-IRE Collective and has performed at the South Bank Centre, the Royal Opera House, the ICA, Ronnie Scott’s and many other venues in the UK and internationally.
“Intriguing… rather other worldly” – Verity Sharp, Late Junction
“…longer lyrical excursions… highlight Gvi’s excellent composing skills” – Clive Bell, the Wire
“…squelching, shuddering soundscapes…” – Tim Band, Time Out