Mayu Shviro


Azeri, Turkish


Mayu Shviro was born in Israel of Japanese and Iraqi decent. She started her studies on the cello when she was 6 and discovered modal music at the age of 18. Enchanted by the power and the beauty of these musical traditions, she decided to focus on this style and began her musical journey with her cello through the Arabic, Turkish and Azeri traditions. She performs and records various kinds of styles with many ensembles and gives concerts both in Israel as well as abroad.