MICHAEL BERKOVSKY, piano
Canadian/Israeli pianist, Michael Berkovsky, debuted in New York at Avery Fisher Hall, has toured solo in Ireland, Costa Rica, Japan, Italy, Israel and North America, and played numerous festivals.
He has degrees from Juilliard and a Doctoral from the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins (2011). Michael studied with Nataly Litvinova, Alexander Slobodyanik, Yoheved Kaplinsky, Julian Martin and Yong Hi Moon.
Michael received awards in the Yale Gordon Competition (2007) and IBLA, among others; has a grant from the Canadian Arts Council (2007); and scholarships from the America Israel Cultural Foundation and the White Nights Foundation.
He performed with Vladimir Feltsman, Stefan Sanderling and Leon Fleisher, and collaborated with the Jupiter Chamber Orchestra, and various artists from the Toronto Opera Company, Juilliard, Peabody and Glenn Gould.
He plays in the Juilliard Piano Duo.