“Tatiana is a tiny tour de force; and she is determined to put Cincinnati on the national and international cultural map in new, fresh ways.” – Elissa Yancey, Soapbox Cincinnati
Tatiana Berman is a Russian born violinist, artist, and entrepreneur. She is the founder and artistic director of the Constella Festival. Now entering its fifth season, Constella is widely hailed as one of the most prestigious classical music and art festivals in the United States.
London’s The Strad described Tatiana as “a violinist with a mature, compelling musical personality.” Throughout her international career as a concert violinist, Tatiana has collaborated with countless renowned musicians, including Joshua Bell, Jeremy Denk, Bryce Dessner, Ivry Gitlis, Steven Isserlis, Elisabeth Leonskaja, Anthony McGill, Nico Muhly, Ted Nash, Simon Trpceski and Liang Wang. As a soloist, she has worked with conductors Paavo Jarvi, Sarah Ioannides and the late Yehudi Menuhin, appearing with both European and U.S. orchestras. She studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and the Royal College of Music in London, where she earned full scholarships, and international awards along the way. In 2012 Tatiana has been named Arts Ambassador for the City of Cincinnati, Ohio, and became a Ted Talk speaker.
Berman is an ardent performer of new works and among other works gave world premiere performances of Michael Csányi-Wills and Charles Coleman’s Violin Concertos, received to a great critical acclaim. In partnership with Constella and CultureMonster.org Berman is working on a variety of music videos which aim to connect classical music with a broader audience. Her Vitali Variations was featured in Huffington Post and is available on YouTube, Google Play and iTunes. Berman is a producer on the documentary Maestro and works with musicians and groups across the globe as a music producer.
When the mother of three is not touring or working on her festival, she spends time with her family and fulfills her passion of painting.
For more information visit www.tatianaberman.com