“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

News

Congratulations to the Olga Kern International Piano Competition Winners!


The inaugural Olga Kern International Piano Competition concluded today. Congratulations to all the competitors! The winners are:

1st – Chen Guang, 22, China, Italy
2nd – Anna Dmytrenko, 24, Ukraine, US & Germany
3rd – Anastasiya Naplekova, 32, Ukraine, US
4th – Joshua Rupley, 23, US (NM), Germany

Read about additional honors and prizes awarded here.

Olga Kern International Piano Competition kicks off


This week in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the inaugural Olga Kern International Piano Competition begins. The Competition will steward young musicians in their path to success.

Stay tuned for competition updates 

Olga Kern presents recital at Yale University


On January 18, Olga Kern takes the stage at Yale University’s Morse Recital Hall.

The recital in New Haven, CT is part of the Horowitz Piano Series.