Hofi Aghov

Hofi Aghov

Location:

Tampa Bay.

 

Instruments:

Piano, Guitar, Voice, Drums.

 

Background:

Hofi Agil Aghov was born in Israel. He began Studying Classical piano and guitar in his teens. Then he graduated from the Rishon Le Zion Conservatory. Afterwards, he pursued his musical education in the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance. Currently, Hofi is completing his Master’s degree in Music Composition at the USF School of Music.

 

Career:

Hofi began studying piano at age 12 and guitar at 16. Plus, he always knew that music is the greatest passion in his life. He loved many genres like Classical music, Jazz and Rock N’ Roll.

After his studies at a music conservatory, he began teaching piano and guitar. He taught in Milan, Italy for a couple of years.

Afterwards, Hofi came back to Israel. He attained two BA degrees at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance. Next, he successfully  pursued songwriting and a performing. In addition, Hofi is in high demand as a session player. Plus, he’s a critically acclaimed accompanist for Classical and Jazz vocalists.

Presently, he is completing his Master’s at the University of South Florida. Also, he’s working as a Teaching Assistant after being awarded a full scholarship.

 

Education:

Graduated with Excellence from the Rishon Le Zion Conservatory 2006.

BA in Classical Piano Performance from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance 2014.

BA in Composition from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance 2018.

 

Area of Focus:

Classical and Jazz Piano.

Jazz, Rock and Fingerstyle Guitar.

Voice.

Music Theory, Composition and Songwriting.

 

Favorite Aspects of Teaching:

Personally, I strive for excellence in my students. I love giving my students the opportunity to acquire musical tools. My goal is for students to express themselves freely with music.

Performance:

Hofi has been performing in Europe and the USA for the past decade. Specifically, his performances range from a solo Classical pianist to a Rock and Jazz composer and performer. And he is experienced with various ensembles and as a solo artist.