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Artistic Director
Blue Candlelight Music Series

Affiliations

Board Member
Blue Candlelight Music Series

Founder
BlueCandle Music Series

Education

doctorate degree

Moscow Conservatory

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Daredjan Baya Kakouberi


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Daredjan Baya Kakouberi, piano

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Daredjan Baya Kakouberi, piano
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Daredjan Baya Kakouberi, piano
Daredjan Baya Kakouberi, pianist, was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, and made her debut at the age of eleven. After graduating from Tbilisi Special School of Music for the Talented and Gifted, she entered the Moscow Conservatory, where she continued her studies on the Master's and Doctoral levels under the tutelage of famous pianist and professor, Sergei Dorenski, and Tchaikovsky Competition Gold Medalist Vladimir Krainev.
Ms. Kakouberi appeared on Rustavi 2, Republic of Georgia television network, as host of 'Late Night Classics' -- a recap of daily musical events in Tbilisi, complete with interviews and reportage on the cultural life of the city. In 1988, while earning her doctorate degree from the Moscow Conservatory, she recorded a disc of solo piano music for Melodya Records, the primary state run classical music label in the ex-Soviet Union.
In 2008 she collaborated with violinist Gary Levinson in the recording of the complete sonatas for piano and violin by Beethoven. The project was spearheaded by the Classical Music Recording Foundation. The four CD set is slated for release n 2009. Ms. Kakouberi has appeared as a soloist with orchestras in Moscow, Georgia, Armenia, Latvia, Italy and the United States. As a noted chamber musician she has appeared numerous times at the Music in the Mountains Festival in Durango, CO, where she was also a frequent soloist. In the summer of 2009, Ms. Kakouberi is engaged to tour China as a soloist in Rhapsody in Blue. Due to her well-known teaching reputation she is also rounding out the cultural event by presenting master classes in the leading conservatories in Mainland China.
In 1996, she was among the 'World's Ten Most Distinguished Pianists' chosen by the Palm Beach Invitational Piano Competition. In the summer of 2000, Ms. Kakouberi was chosen as recipient of the 'Most Outstanding and Distinguished Pianist' award in the IBLA International Competition in Italy. In addition to her solo recitals, she has appeared as guest soloist in concerts throughout the US and Europe, including performances at Moscow Conservatory Great Hall, Steinway Hall in New York, and the Cerritos Center for Performing Arts in California. As a chamber performer Ms. Kakouberi made her debut at Carnegie Weill Recital Hall in New York in February 2002. Ms. Kakouberi returns to that venue in scheduled to appear on the CMRF annual gala concert in the fall of 2009 at Weill Hall.
Noted as an outstanding Chamber Music Artist, Ms. Kakouberi is the Artistic Director of the Blue Candlelight Music Series in Dallas, Texas, where she enjoys collaboration with internationally renowned artists. She is a household name at the major venues in North Texas, such as the University of North Texas in Denton, TX, the Dallas Museum of Art and the Eisemann Center for the Performing Arts where she has appeared as a concerto soloist. Ms. Kakouberi regularly appears with her most gifted students at the Giovanni Adulti Concert Series held at the Piano Gallery in Dallas.


Vetta Chamber Music Players Bios

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Tangissimo | Jonathan Goldman | Baya Kakouberi | David Harding, | Ariel Barnes | Sara Davis Buechner | Jennie Press | Yariv Aloni, | Zoltan Rozsnyai | Jeanette Jonquil | Maria Larionoff, | Eugene Osadchy | Anastasia Markina | Eugene Osadchy,

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Baya Kakouberi
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Baya Kakouberi , Piano Baya was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, and made her piano debut at the age of eleven. After graduating from Tbilisi Special School of Music for the Talented and Gifted, she entered the Moscow Conservatory, where she continued her studies on the Master's and Doctorate levels under the tutelage of famous pianist and professor, Sergei Dorenski, and Tchaikovsky Competition Gold Medalist Vladimir Kraniev. Ms. Kakouberi has given recitals and appeared as a soloist with orchestras in Moscow, Georgia, Armenia, Latvia, Italy and the United States. She has recorded with the Moscow Philharmonic on Melodia Records and with the Allegro Sinfonia in Minneapolis. In 1996, she was among the "World's Ten Most Distinguished Pianists" chosen by the Palm Beach Invitational Piano Competition. Since 1996, she regularly appears as a faculty member of the Conservatory Music in the Mountains in Durango, Colorado. In the summer of 2000, Ms. Kakouberi was chosen as recipient of the "Most Outstanding and Distinguished Pianist" award in the IBLA International Competition in Italy. Ms. Kakouberi is the founder of the BlueCandle Music Series in Dallas.


About The Blue Candlelight Music Series in Dallas, Texas

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Blue Candlelight Music Series was founded in 2002 as the brainchild of Daredjan "Baya" Kakouberi and Lisa Blue.

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