“Call it star quality—music likes Kern the way the camera liked Garbo." - The Washington Post

"You can’t buy it, you can’t teach it. But Kern’s got it. And we can be thankful that there is an Olga Kern…to carry the great tradition she represents into the future." – D Magazine

"Kern's rendition of Chopin revealed not only her technical abilities but also an innate musicality." – Los Angeles Times

"Sheer talent does not come more transparently." - Gramophone


Olga to appear with Stuttgarter Philharmoniker

Next month, Olga performs with the Stuttgarter Philharmoniker on May 6 in Stuttgart, Germany and May 10 in Milan, Italy. She will be playing Prokofiev’s classic 1st piano concerto and Liszt’s ominous Totentanz for both concerts.

In the meantime, she is now in the Czech Republic fundraising for her foundation, “Aspiration.”

Olga Kern performing at her alma mater

Olga will soon be heading to Italy for a recital at the Imola Piano Academy on April 6. In the meantime, you can watch her tips for practicing the piano in her new Ask Olga series here!

Olga Kern to Return to Albuquerque

Olga will be taking the stage with New Mexico Philharmonic on March 25 to perform Tchaikovsky’s powerful first piano concerto under the baton of Fawzi Haimor.

Read more at the New Mexico Philharmonic website.