Name: Kara Huber
Originally from: The United States
Last school attended: Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music
Notable performance: Recital at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
American pianist Kara Huber has been acclaimed for her “mature vision” by TheWashington Post during a performance at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Classical Voice of North Carolina wrote that she plays “technically difficult solo passages with uncanny accuracy.”
Ms. Huber has made numerous solo appearances at the Kennedy Center, in the Eastern Illinois University Guest Artist Series, the Rising Stars Piano Series in Southampton, NY, and with the Eastern Music Festival Orchestra. Ms. Huber has received many prizes and awards for her performances, including the Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition, the Stetcher and Horowitz Foundation’s New York Piano Competition, Piano Arts Solo and Concerto Competition, National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts, Oberlin International Piano Competition, Missouri Western Young Artist Piano Competition, and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition.
Ms. Huber began private lessons at the age of 5 and at 16, she was admitted to the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan. Ms. Huber has received degrees from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and is currently earning an Artist Diploma degree at the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto.