August 7 - 11
Dina Yoffe started her musical education at the distinguished Emil Darzin's Special School of Music in her hometown and continued at The Central Music School in Moscow.
Graduated from the Tchaikovsky Conservatory of Music in Moscow, under the tutelage of Professor Vera Gornostayeva, one of the most important proponents of the legendary Heinrich Neuhaus school.
The concert activities of Dina Yoffe are well known throughout many continents and countries in Europe,USA,Canada, Japan,etc. Among the high points of her international career concerts with outstanding orchestras, such as the Israel Philharmonic under Zubin Mehta, the Japanese Radio Orchestra NHK under Neville Marriner, the Moscow Philharmonic under Valery Gergiev and Dmitri Kitayenko, the Tokyo Metropolitan Orchestra under James De Pries, Orchestra "Kremerata Baltica " under Gidon Kremer, "Moscow Soloist " under Y. Bashmet and Orchestra Sinfonia Varsovia under J. Kaspszyk, Vancouver Symphony, Europian soloists orchestra (Luxemburg), Bruno Walter Symphony Orchestra.
Dina Yoffe performed in the most prestigoous halls : The Barbican Center, London, Sala Verdi, Milano; Santory Hall, NHK Hall, Tokyo,Musikverein, Vienna, Herkules Hall, München, Salle Pleyel, Paris. Orpheum Theater, Vancouver. Great Hall of Moscow Conservatory, concert at the Royal Palase in the Hague for her Majestry Queen Beatrice.
Together with the wide solo and orchestral career, Dina Yoffe is also an active participant in Chamber Music Festivals, where she played together with many internationally renowned musicians, such as G. Kremer, Y. Bashmet, V. Tretiakov, V. Repin, M. Vaiman, M. Brunello, and others.
Dina Yoffe gave piano recitals with all F. Chopin works in Tokyo, Osaka, Yokohama.
The concerts series was filmed and broadcasted by Japanese National Television, NHK.
Dina Yoffe is giving numerous Master Classes in France, Germany, at the Royal Academy of Music in London, since 2000 she is Guest Professor at the Summit Music Festival in New York. Guest Professor at the Yamaha Master Classes in Paris, New York, Hamburg and Tokyo.
1989-1996 Professor at the Rubin Academy of Music in Tel-Aviv University, Israel.
1995-2000 Visiting Professor at Aichi University of Arts, Japan.
Jury member of international piano competitions such as Cleveland(USA), Hamamatsu (Japan), PTNA Piano competitions(Japan), Chopin Competition(Warsaw), Liszt Piano Competition(Weimar, Germany), Maria Canals(Barcelona,Spain) among many others.
Her students are winners of national and international piano competitions.
Many of them are teaching in Music Academies in USA, Japan and Europe.
Dina Yoffe has numerous Radio, TV and commercial recordings.
Among her record releases are:
F.Chopin 24 Preludes (VD-VDC-1334),
F.Chopin Fantasy in f-minor and 19 Waltzes (CD-VICC-63),
R.Schumann Symphony Etudes opus.13 and Kreisleriana Opus 16 (AGPL-003),
CD's in seria "Real Chopin" on Pleyel (Paris, 1848) NIFC 012,
F.Chopin works for two pianos and four hands with Daniel Vaiman, NIFC 024,
F.Chopin Piano Concertos N.1&2 on Pleyel 1848 & Erard 1838, version for one piano,NIFC 034
R.Schumann Sonata in f sharp minor, op.11, Chopin Four Scherzo's(PAMP-1036/2009),
F.Chopin Sonata in b minor, op.58, Four Impromptus (PAMP-1040/2010),
A.Scriabin 24 Preludes op.11 & F.Chopin 24 Preludes op.28 (Acousence records ACO-CD13017)