Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. sharp!
Berlin‑based, Israeli Pianist Einav Yarden
“…imagination and exceptionally vivid playing … Sense of immense majesty, tempered by gentleness and quiet grace,” ~ Washington Post
“glistening rapture … ingenious humor,” ~ Tagesspiegel, Germany
Award-winning pianist Einav Yarden performs internationally as concerto soloist with leading orchestras such as the Israel Philharmonic, Minnesota Symphony, Beethoven Orchester Bonn, Bucharest Philharmonic, and Calgary Philharmonic, to name just some. Noteworthy stages she performs on as a recitalist include the Berlin Philharmonie, the Beethoven-Haus Bonn, Berlin Konzerthaus, Rose Theater at Lincoln Center, The Phillips Collection Concerts in Washington, DC, Schumannsaal in Düsseldorf, and Paris’s Salle Cortot and the Auditorium of the Musée d’Orsay in France. She was the 3rd Prize Winner at the 2009 International Beethoven Piano Competition in Bonn, a Finalist at the 2003 Honens International Piano Competition in Calgary, and First Prize Winner at the 2001 Aviv Competitions, the most distinguished national competition in Israel. In 2005, Einav completed four years of study with renowned pianist Leon Fleisher at the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University, earning with high honors a Masters of Music and a Graduate Performance Diploma. Her prior studies were at the Rubin Academy in Tel Aviv, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree.