Orli Shaham was recognized early for her prodigious talents. She received her first scholarship at age five.Mouth of Amelia invites us to Pictures at an Exhibition, presented by the Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival.
This concert features Orli Shaham, piano; Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin; and Christopher Rex, on the cello.
WHEN: This THURSDAY evening, May 31st, at 7:00 PM.
WHERE: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2600 Atlantic Avenue, Fernandina Beach, Florida.
WHAT: This concert will include music of Messaien and Mussorgsky. Orli Shaham, world famous pianist, will play “Pictures at an Exhibition.”
WHO: Orli Shaham was recognized early for her prodigious talents. She received her first scholarship for musical study from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation at age five to study with Luisa Yoffe at the Rubin Academy of Music in Jerusalem. By age seven, she traveled to New York with her family to begin study with Nancy Stessin, and became a scholarship student of Herbert Stessin at The Juilliard School a year later. She has also won the Gilmore Young Artist Award and the Avery Fisher Career Grant, two prestigious prizes given to further the development of outstanding talent. In addition to her musical education, Orli Shaham holds a degree in history from Columbia University. Today she has established an international reputation as one of the world’s most gifted pianists.
COST: $40.00 per person.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Please contact www.aicmf.com or (904) 261-1779.