Tamara Goldstein

APS Faculty (Session 1 only), RRMA Faculty, Denver

Instruments: Piano
Education: D.M.A., University of Colorado Boulder; M.M., The Juilliard School; B.M., Indiana University
Currently Teaching: Music Academy Denver, Music Academy, Summer Programs

Pianist Tamara Goldstein enjoys a varied career as chamber musician, educator and recitalist. From a musical family, she received her early training at the PreCollege Divisions of the Manhattan School of Music and The Juilliard School before earning performance degrees at Indiana University (BM), The Juilliard School (MM), and the University of Colorado at Boulder (DMA). Since 1999, she has been on the collaborative piano staff of the Aspen Music Festival and School, assisting renowned string faculty and coaching and accompanying gifted students.

Tamara has travelled with recital partners for performance and teaching engagements on five continents and has served as a presenter and performer at numerous international conferences. Currently adjunct faculty of the Lamont School of Music at the University of Denver, she is a frequent performer on visiting artists concert series, as well as in faculty and student recitals. She performs regularly with Highlands Square Ensemble and with piano duet partner, Mutsumi Moteki. Tamara currently participates in the Colorado Symphony Orchestra’s educational outreach program, Very Young Composers, and is a guest teaching artist at Denver School of the Arts and El Sistema Colorado.

Tamara has performed as concerto soloist with many local orchestras over the years and served as pianist with Central City Opera, the Colorado Symphony & Chorus, Colorado Children’s Chorale, Colorado Opera Troupe, the Colorado Chamber Players, and on concert series throughout the region. Tamara founded and served as Artistic Director of “Piano Celebration,” an annual interdisciplinary symposium in downtown Denver that ran for twelve years while an Associate Professor of Piano. She has served on several boards of music teachers’ organizations and community orchestras.

For additional information: www.tamaragoldstein.com