TALENT MUSIC 
MASTER COURSES

PIANO PROFESSORS

DINA YOFFE
professor for the programs:
Masters Meetings

Top prize-winner at the R.Schumann international competition in Germany and prestigious F. Chopin Competition in Warsaw, Poland. Participant at international music festivals in Europe, Japan, U.S.A. Honorary member of Japan Piano Teachers Association, Artistic director of Festival and Master Classes Musical Summer in Spain, Malaga. Originally from Riga (Latvia), 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. 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 Varsavia under J.Kaspszyk, Vancouver Symphony, European soloists orchestra (Luxembourg). Dina Yoffe performed in the most prestigious halls: The Barbican Center of London, Sala Verdi of Milano, Santory Hall and NHK Hall of Tokyo, Musikverein of Vienna, Herkules Hall of München, Salle Pleyel of Paris, Orpheum Theater of Vancouver, Great Hall of Moscow Conservatory, Concert at the Royal Palace in the Hague for her Majesty 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 Masterclasses in Paris, New York, Hamburg and Tokyo. Professor at the Rubin Academy of Music in Tel-Aviv University in Israel and at the Anton Rubinstein International Piano Academy of Dusseldorf, she is Guest Professor at the Musikhochschule in Hamburg, and Visiting Professor at Aichi University of Arts in Japan and at the Music Academy in Krakow in Polen. Jury member of international piano competitions such as Cleveland (USA),Hamamatsu (Japan),Chopin Competition (Warsaw), Liszt in Weimar(Germany), Maria Canals Barcelona (Spain) and many other. Her students are winners of national and international piano competitions. Many of them are teaching in Music Academies in USA, Japan and Europe.
Winner of the IX Fryderyk Chopin International Piano Competition and of the VI Robert Schumann International Piano Competition. Jury member in the most renowned international piano competitions, such as Cleveland, Hamamatsu and Fryderyk Chopin of Warsaw