Join us for an evening of music featuring Steinway Artist Zoya Shuhatovich at Schmitt Music Kansas City on Wednesday, July 31st at 7PM!
“Ms. Shuhatovich showed herself to be a commanding force at the keyboard. Beautifully shaped singing phrases and drama galore characterize this pianist… It was much to admire in every work this pianist played.”
– New York Concert Review, Spring 2009
Shuhatovich’s Schmitt Music performance will include selections by Bach, Beethoven, Schubert, and Chopin. This event is free and open to the public!
Watch Zoya perform her arrangement of Scriabin Etude Op. 8 No. 12:
Steinway Artist Zoya Shuhatovich received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree in piano performance from the Gorky State Conservatory, Russia with the highly regarded pianist and teacher Ilia Fridman, a pupil of the legendary piano teacher, Heinrich Neuhaus.
The same year after her graduation with distinction she was appointed to the faculty of the Gorky State Conservatory. Since then she has made several highly successful tours across the former Soviet Union, Europe both as soloist with orchestras as well as in recitals and chamber music concerts. She was also frequently featured in radio and television broadcasts.
Ms. Shuhatovich immigrated to the United States in 1993. From 1994 to 2001 she worked at the Moores School of Music at the University of Houston.
She made her New York debut in 1998, where she was invited to open the Chopin Festival with a solo recital. Since then she has performed in New York regularly. In April 2002 she performed for President Bill Clinton. In July 2005 Ms. Shuhatovich played a private recital for the members of the Spanish Royal Family. Her recitals are frequently transmitted on National Public Radio, Sirius™ Satellite Radio, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). Zoya Shuhatovich has joined the distinguished ranks of Steinway Artists in 2007.
She has participated in the following major music festivals: Warsaw Autumn, Texas Music Festival, Shostakovich Festival, Bravo! Festival, Ramapo College Summer Festival, Neuhaus Piano Festival in Germany.
Zoya regularly performs with orchestras and plays solo recitals throughout the US, France (Paris), UK (London), Germany (Berlin, Stuttgart, Magdeburg, Essen, Rostock etc.), Russia (Moscow), Poland (Warsaw), Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
In November 2010, she made her UK debut in London at St. Martin-in-the-Fields and played there again to standing ovations in December 2011. In the following years, she appeared in London regularly, performing at such venues as St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Steinway Hall, and Royal Over-Seas League for the Rotary Club of London, Paris and various cities in Germany. Her 2018 season featured three concerts in Paris, Valencia, concerts in Berlin and Rostock and a debut solo recital in Rome which was a big success. She was invited to come back next season. Her international engagements for 2019 include concerts in Paris, Rome and Madrid.
Zoya Shuhatovich is a Steinway Artist. Visit zoyapiano.net to learn more.