The ensemble Big was born in the culturally diverse city of Jerusalem. The group’s members studied together in the esteemed Jerusalem Academy High School of music and dance and have been playing together for 10 years. After high school the group's members continued to study in a joint bachelor degree program at the New School and at Berklee. They grew up together all the while growing together as musicians. This led to a musical and spiritual connection that can only happen with time. Big have lots of performance experience, playing in the top clubs and festivals in Israel such as the Red Sea Jazz Festival multiple times, The Jerusalem Jazz Festival, The renowned Beit Haamudim club and many more.