A child prodigy - he mastered the piano and composed melodies when he was 6 years old.Soon he was accepted to the music conservatory in Tiberius where he
began his formal musical education learning piano and trumpet
He continued his education at the music department of the prestigious talma yellin high school of arts. During his senior year gilad was already composing
and arranging music for theater and films, as well as recording and playing with professional rock bands. He went on to study sound engineering in the jordan
valley, and both composition and jazz at the Jerusalem music academy graduating with honors in 2006.
Gilad learned and collaborated with top Israeli and international musicians, amongst them: Bassist Omer Avital, Guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel ,the late
Saxophonist Arnie Lawrence, Pianist Gerry allen, Legendary saxophonist Peter lang, Drummer Bob Meyer, Bassist Ed Schuller, and many others.
Gilad’s vast range of musical capabilities has him playing different styles all over Israel, appearing on national television, and music festivals such as
the International Jazz Festival in Jerusalem, the Piano Jazz Festival in Tel Aviv. Latest Projects include production of the first full Israeli Jazz Series
(Beit Avi Chai culture center 2006), a performing tour on the Cruise ship "Poesia" and performances in Berlin, Germany.His original music and arrangements
have received rave reviews from teachers, fellow musicians, associates, and fans.