The founder of the ensemble is the composer and double bass player, Gilad Ephrat.

Gilad Efrat Ensemble performs musical works that sweep the listener into a world full of engrossment and emotion. This ensemble of virtuoso musicians examines the limits of the instruments and reveals the rich and fascinating potential of the strings.

Gilad Ephrat has composed and arranged most of the materials for the ensemble.

Gilad's style of music is unique and is characterized by a combination of all areas of music that have touched his life (classical music, jazz, ethnic music and Israeli music)

The ensemble performs with much success and receives critical acclaim in concerts and festivals in Israel and abroad.