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Bard College Conservatory of Music Offers Master Class with Cellist Gavriel Lipkind

Eleanor Davis

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, NY—On Tuesday, November 11, The Bard College Conservatory of Music presents the Eva Lehnsen Feuermann Cello Master class with internationally acclaimed cellist Gavriel Lipkind. Free and open to the public, the class begins at 4:00 p.m. in Olin Hall.

Born in 1977 in Israel, Lipkind enjoyed an early rise to fame and appeared in some of the world’s most prestigious venues with orchestras such as the Israel Philharmonic, the Munich Philharmonic and the Baltimore Symphony, working alongside outstanding musicians such as Zubin Mehta, Philippe Entremont, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Yehudi Menuhin, Pinchas Zuckermann, Yuri Bashmet and Gidon Kremer. He has graduated from three major academies on three continents and won more than twelve top prizes in major competitions. The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung wrote of Lipkind: ‘A new star ascends the cello sky...The young Israeli cellist is one of the major musicians to have entered the music scene in recent years...’

Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. For further information, call the Conservatory at 845-758-7196 or e-mail


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This event was last updated on 11-04-2008