HaZamir Philadelphia

Conductor: Steven Hoffman

Coordinator(s): Heather Stein

Teen Leader: Ravi Stein

Contact Email: [email protected]

Contact Phone: (347) 782-2746

Rehearsal Day: Sunday

Rehearsal Time: 1:15pm

Rehearsal Location:  Har Zion Temple

Address: 1500 Hagys Ford Road, Penn Valley, PA 19072


Conductor Bio:

Steven Hoffman is a music educator, performer, and creator from the Philadelphia area.

Steven works with musicians of all ages in the classroom, at festivals, and in the community. He is passionate about empowering and enriching the community through teaching and performing music. In addition to his work as a choral conductor, singer, and teacher, Steven performs, produces, and teaches in the contemporary a cappella community.

Steven served HaZamir Philadelphia as a Teen Leader (2013–14), intern (2017–19), and Assistant Conductor (2019–20), before assuming the role of Conductor of HaZamir Philadelphia (2021– ). He also served as the Conductor of HaZamir New Haven during the 2020–21 season. Steven studies conducting with HaZamir’s own Maestro Matthew Lazar, as part of a cohort of HaZamir alumni conductors.

Steven earned his Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education with a voice concentration from Temple University in 2019. He now teaches Kindergarten through 8th grade music at a bilingual school in Philadelphia. He is currently working toward a Master of Music degree in Music Education from The University of the Arts.

Zamir Choral Foundation
475 Riverside Drive, Suite 1948
New York, NY 10115

[email protected]
(212) 870-3335

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(212) 870-3339

HaZamir is a program of the Zamir Choral Foundation
Matthew Lazar, Founder and Director