Vivian Hornik Weilerstein

Vivian Hornik Weilerstein, piano (Brookline, MA), has appeared as a soloist with the Kansas City Symphony and the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale di Torino, and has toured throughout Europe and Japan. Vivian is a member of the Weilerstein Trio, which is in residence at New England Conservatory and has toured the US extensively. The trio’s CD on the Koch label was featured on NPR’s “All Things Considered”. Vivian is also part of the Weilerstein Duo, which has performed at Alice Tully Hall, the 92nd Street Y, and the Corcoran Gallery, and recently premiered Joseph Hallman’s concerto for violin and piano with the NYCP. The Duo has recorded the complete works for violin and piano by Bloch, Janácek, Dohnanyi, Enescu, and Schumann for Arabesque and Azica Records. Vivian has also recorded for the EMI Debut Series. In addition to being a longtime Yellow Barn faculty member, she performs at Marlboro, Aspen, The Banff Centre, Music Academy of the West, and Verbier. She has performed and taught at the Sejong International Music Festival at the Curtis Institute, at the Hannover Hochschule in Germany, and as part of El Sistema. Vivian is the director of the Professional Piano Trio Training Program at the New England Conservatory, where she serves on the piano, collaborative piano, and chamber music faculties. She is also on the chamber music faculty of the Juilliard School. Previous Yellow Barn musician (since 2001)