Lior Eitan, one of the senior Israeli flutists, has been active for many years as a soloist and chamber musician. In addition to the flute, he also masters the piccolo, alto and bass flutes and often combines all four in his performances.
Born in Israel in 1963, he studied at the Tel-Aviv and Kiryat Ono conservatories. He served in the IDF Orchestra and in 1985 graduated cum laude from the Rubin Academy of Music in Tel Aviv University, where he studied with Uri Shoham. From 1985 to 1988 he served as Principal Flute of the Israel Sinfonietta Beer Sheva.