Almaz picked up her first violin aged five. She only puts it down to write.
She’s appeared on stage, national television and at music festivals with several London collectives. Recent highlights include: Mighty Hoopla Festival (2019), BBC Proms Scratch Orchestra Masterclass with Maestro Marin Alsop (2018), Britain’s Got Talent quarter-finalists with The Hip Hop Orchestra (2017), Secret Garden Party main stage set (2016) and Women of the World Festival Orchestra concert at Royal Festival Hall, London (2016).
In 2017, she was commissioned by Basement Orchestra – in which she plays Violin – to write an adaptation of the jazz opera ‘Porgy & Bess’ for performance at Grimeborn Music Festival.