Netta Hadari

Netta Hadari

Netta Hadari has played in concert halls in Japan, Israel, Italy, Portugal, and the US, as a touring violin soloist. During his varied musical career, Netta helped lead Music Haven, a non-profit organization, from start-up to maturity as Development Director, founded his own conductorless chamber orchestra - the Live Music Project - and educated and mentored many young people as music director of the Greater New Haven Youth Orchestra and as professor and orchestra director at Fairfield University. Currently, Netta is a full-time faculty member at the Loomis Chaffee School where he is Orchestra Director, leads the Chamber Music Program, and teaches Music Theory and Violin. He has served as Orchestral Director and Violin Professor at Mount Holyoke College and as Assistant Conductor at the Pioneer Valley Symphony. He also helps run the Educational Programs at the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, conducting their Young People’s Concert. Netta holds a Bachelor's degree in music from Southern Methodist, and a Master's degree and Artist Diploma from the Yale School of Music. At Yale, he earned the Horatio Parker award – the highest award presented to a student at the school. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, cooking, and composing children’s songs. He lives with his wife and two daughters in New Haven.