Nir Yazkan is a pianist, keyboardist, composer, arranger and producer. Born and raised in Holon, Israel, he graduated from the Jerusalem Academy for music and dance. He has played toured and recorded with top mainstream Israeli artists, including Omer Adam, Moshe Perez, Eden Ben-Zaken, Noga Erez, DIKLA, Avi Singolda, GIRAFFOT-BAND, Ruthi Navon, Yirmi Kaplan, Mika Sade, and many more. He was a former member of UMLALA, and KIDS FLY, both well-known Israeli indie bands. As a composer, Yatzkan experiments with acoustic and synthetic concepts, such as prepared pianos, and modular synthesis.