Neue Westfälische (Germany)
``Full of fiery élan, striking accentuation and expressive emphasis”
``An ideal partner... easy command and colorful sound palette...``
Wiener Zeitung (Vienna)
``A brilliant collaborative pianist...``
Music Arena (Japan)
“...Her well-rounded performance was both charming and full of expression.”
Klassik Newsletter Berlin (Germany)
``A perfect partner...``
About Christina Wright-Ivanova
Dr. Christina Wright-Ivanova, hailed by critics as “a brilliant pianist” (Wiener Zeitung, Vienna) with a “warm and reassuring sound” (Boston Intelligencer) is currently Associate Professor of Music and Coordinator of Keyboard Studies at Keene State College. She currently serves as the Interim Artistic Director for the Redfern Arts Center for the 2022-23 season. For the past nine years, she has been serving as the Artistic Director for the North End Music & Performing Arts ‘Winter Concert Series’, and she recently joined the faculty at the New England Conservatory in Boston.
Dr. Wright-Ivanova frequently performs solo recitals with a special focus on new music. She is on faculty at the Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice and has premiered over 125 works by living composers. She has performed both solo and collaborative new works in such venues as Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Berklee School of Music, MIT, The Harvard Club, Opera America (NY), Jordan Hall, Tanglewood’s Ozawa Hall, Old North Meeting House, and in the Clutch New Music Series in Austin TX and the NEXTET series in Las Vegas.