“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


Madison Symphony Orchestra

If you missed Olga playing the Barber Concerto last weekend, you have three more chances this weekend in Madison, Wisconsin as she will be playing with the Madison Symphony Orchestra! More info here.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Olga plays the Barber piano concerto with Detroit Symphony Orchestra three days this weekend (Oct 12,13, 14). And what’s more, it will be live-streamed on October 14 at 8:00 PM EDT to those who live outside the area. We hope you can join!

The Reviews Are In!

San Antonio News-Express commends Olga’s performance with the San Antonio Symphony this past weekend as “polished to the hilt,” adding “Kern was in gold-medal form, if not better; her technique diamond sharp.” Read the full review here.

Incident Light also praises her playing saying, “Once again her luxurious, bell-like tone, limitless dexterity, huge power and highly flexible phrasing were fully evident. The audience rewarded her with a thunderous ovation…” Read the full review here.