July 26 - August 4
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A versatile artist, violinist and violist Anat Malkin Almani has performed as soloist, recitalist and chamber musician across Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States. Embarking on her first international tour at the age of 10, she later made her Carnegie Hall debut at age sixteen under the baton of Alexander Schneider. Some of the orchestras with whom she has soloed include the Camerata Universidad Andrés Bello (Chile), Drammen Byorkester (Norway), Israel Chamber Orchestra, Israel Stage Orchestra, New York String Orchestra, Orquesta Filarmonica de Bogotá (Colombia), Orquesta Sinfonica de Salta (Argentina) and the Westchester Philharmonic. Performance broadcasts, interviews and articles about her have appeared on Albanian, American, Bajan, Israeli, Latin American, and Russian press, radio and television.
An avid chamber musician, Ms. Malkin is presently a member of the New York based Piazzolla Trio, a piano trio with regular appearances across the United States and abroad, as well as the Sullivan String Quartet. She is a founding member of the prizewinning Malkin Duo. The Malkin Duo has given performances around the world as soloists with orchestras and as recitalists in several sold-out recitals in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, as well as numerous critically acclaimed recital tours throughout Israel, Europe and Latin America. Ms. Malkin has likewise performed in a myriad of chamber groups with such distinguished artists as Emanuel Borok, Liza Ferschtman, David Geber, Igor Gruppman, Mikhail Kopelman, Anthony McGill, Joseph Silverstein, and Aviv Quartet, inter alia.
In addition to her performing career, Ms. Malkin is passionately committed to education and teaching. She is a sought-after pedagogue, giving master classes regularly around the globe. With a musical heritage deeply rooted in the Russian and Franco-Belgian schools, she is dedicated to passing those traditions on to future generations. Along with an elite private studio in New York, she serves on the violin and viola faculties of the Manhattan School of Music Precollege Division,
the violin and viola faculties of Eugene ON Classics - an international online music academy based in Seoul, Korea, the artist faculty of the Academy of Music Festival in New York, as well as several other summer festivals. Her students have been laureates of many international competitions including the 2020 Leonid Kogan International Violin Competition and 2021 Yehudi Menuhin International Violin Competition junior divisions. For many years, she also served as a teaching artist for the Manhattan School of Music Distance Learning Program.
Having trained under Isaac Malkin, Josef Gingold, Cho-Liang Lin, and Boris Belkin, Ms. Malkin is a graduate of the Juilliard School and the Maastricht Conservatorium, cum laude. She has the honor of being the dedicatee of many new compositions, including a work by Samuel Adler. In his book, Violin Virtuosos from Paganini to the 21st Century, Henry Roth named her as one of the “gifted young violinists who are among the vanguard leading the march of violin art into the 21st century”.