Handel Halvorsen Passacaglia

1979-1995

Annual recipient of the America Israel Culture Foundation Awards


1983-1991

Annual first prize winner of the Clairmont Cello Competition, Tel Aviv, Israel


1993-First prize, Joachim Stochevsky Competition


1994-

"Nori" award, Israel


1997-1999

Professional Studies full scholarship, Mannes College of Music.


2001-

Best Performer, Fontainbleau Music Festival