Please join us for a special performance with pianist Kara Huber at Schmitt Music Denver on Thursday, September 6 at 7PM – FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
American pianist Kara Huber has been acclaimed for her “mature vision” by the Washington Post. The Classical Voice of North Carolina wrote that she plays “technically difficult solo passages with uncanny accuracy.”
Ms. Huber’s “Bernstein and Friends” Concert Tour program will include works by Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Joan Tower, Sam Post, and Earl Wild. Seating is limited, so please let us know if you plan to attend.
Watch Kara perform Etude No. 3 by Earl Wild based on George Gershwin’s “The Man I love”:
Kara Huber has made numerous solo appearances at the Kennedy Center, in the Eastern Illinois University Guest Artist Series and the Rising Stars Piano Series in Southampton, NY. Ms. Huber has received numerous prizes and awards for her performances, including the Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition, The Stetcher and Horowitz Foundation’s New York Piano Competition, and Chicago Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition. Kara has attended summer festivals such as Tanglewood, Music Academy of the West, and Pianofest in the Hamptons. She recently finished a creative music residency at the Banff Centre in Canada.
First picking up melodies by ear at an early age, Ms. Huber began private lessons at the age of five. At sixteen, she was admitted to the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan, where she also made her orchestral debut with the Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra. Teachers include John Perry, Awadagin Pratt, Frank Weintstock, Michael Coonrod, Yoshi Nagai, Paul Schenly, and Jerome Lowenthal. Ms. Huber has received degrees from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and is currently earning an Artist Diploma degree at the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto. Learn more online at www.karahuber.com.