Massachusetts
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Anna Arazi

Israeli classical pianist Anna Arazi is an active performer, speaker and educator. Among her interests are 20th- and 21st-century piano music, research on Israeli composer and pianist Verdina Shlonsky, and promotion of ergonomically scaled piano keyboards. Anna performed numerous premiers by composers including Ketty Nez, Gregory Brown, Talia Amar, Vera Ivanova and Adam Berndt. Her entrepreneurial and concert activities were praised in Boston Musical Intelligencer, Theater Jones and Symphony Magazine. Anna received her doctoral degree from Boston University in 2015, supported by the honorable Richmond scholarship, and her bachelor's and master’s degrees from the Jerusalem Academy of Music in Israel. Anna is a prize-winner of the Dallas International Piano Competition 2015 and American Protégé International Piano competition 2014, among others. She performed with the Sinfonietta Beer-Sheba and Boston University Symphony orchestras, and recently had her Carnegie Hall debut. Anna is a member of Theia Piano Trio and a founder of Boston-based contemporary ensemble "Cluster". In 2018 Anna joined a leadership committee of Women in Music - non-profit organization dedicated to promote, empower, support and advance women in music industry.  

I Have Worked With

  • December 2016

    Solo Piano Recital, featuring music by Schumann, Prokofiev, Shlonsky and Lerner

  • July 2016

    Theia Trio chamber recital, featuring music by Beethoven, Boulanger and Piazzolla.

  • May 2016

    Chamber recital with a faculty member featuring works by Plau and Williams

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Anna
Job Title/Position: 
Pianist and Teaching Artist
Mailing Address: 
54 Greenwood street
Melrose, MA 02176
Physical Address: 
54 Greenwood street
Melrose, MA 02176
Last Name: 
Arazi
Phone: 
617-460-9989

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Music - Solo / Recital
Additional Disciplines: 
Music - Chamber
Music - New
Music - Orchestral
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Incarcerated (or Formerly Incarcerated) Individuals
LGBTQ Populations
Native American Tribes
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Veteran/Active Duty Military Personnel
Youth-At-Risk
Languages Available: 
Hebrew
Russian
Institution/Business Type: 
Artists (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Community Arts
Performance / Concert / Reading
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
40
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State
Multi-State Region
National
International

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
Music Teachers National Association
World Piano Teachers Association
College Music Society
Pi Kappa Lambda Music Honor Society
Education: 
Boston University, Boston, MA, Doctor of Musical Arts (Piano Performance), 2015 Dissertation title: “Selected Piano Works by Verdina Shlonsky: Analysis and Performance Guide”
The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, Jerusalem, Israel, Master of Music (Piano Performance), 2010
The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, Jerusalem, Israel, Bachelor of Music (Piano Performance), 2007
Awards: 
Dallas International Piano Competition 2015, Third Prize Winner
American Protégé International Competition of Romantic Music 2014, Second Place Winner, New York, NY
Boston University Concerto Competition, Winner, Boston, MA, 2014
The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance Piano Concerto Competition, Winner, Jerusalem, Israel, 2008
Calmi Piano Competition, Second Prize, Jerusalem, Israel, 2006
Boston University Piano Department Award, 2015
Honoree at the Healing Boston Arts Reception, Boston Symphony Hall, April 7, 2014
Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society, since 2013

I am a Touring Artist

I am NEST eligible
Technical Requirements: 
Recently tuned piano
Fee Range Minimum: 
$400
Fee Range Maximum: 
$4,000
State of Residence: 
Massachusetts
Minimum Number of Performers: 
1
Maximum Number of Performers: 
10

I am a Teaching Artist

Teaching Settings: 
Afterschool Program
Arts and Cultural Center / Venue
Community Site / Center
Private Studio
School / University
Subject Areas: 
Music
Ages Served: 
Pre-Kindergarten-age
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
High School-age
College-Age
Adults
Seniors
Fee Range Minimum: 
$200
Fee Range Maximum: 
$1,000