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Piano Students Perform on WRTI!

Congratulations to Andrew Yu, Nathan Jiang, and Chris Jung on their recent performances on WRTI 90.1!! They were invited to perform on this broadcast as a result of their recent Award-Winning performances at the 2019 Tri-County Youth Festival Piano Competition. If you did not get the chance to hear the broadcast live, you can watch their masterful performances by following…

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Aida Viewing

Students at the Nelly Berman School had the opportunity today to travel with the school to the local theater to watch the Metropolitan Opera’s Simulcast showing of “Aida” by Giuseppe Verdi. The story follows an Ethiopian princess, Aida, who is captured by the Egyptian military. The military commander Radames falls in love with the princess, a dialogue that is complicated…

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NBS Students Win Big Competitions!

Some of our students have won very prestigious competitions within the last two months: Congratulations to Chris Jung, who recently won the 3rd prize award in the Festival “Musica in Laguna”, International Solo Competition, Italy, Chris’s participation in this trip was thanks to Global Music Partnership; Chris was a winner of GMP International Competition “ 2019 Young Talents World Festival…

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Baroque Music Camp Highlights!

This year at summer camp week 1 – the students had the opportunity to learn harpsichord from Dr. Anna Kislitsyna, had music history and composition classes with Dr. Ariane Alexander, and made art projects with Victoria Kavalerov. Students enjoying honing their craft, while expanding their knowledge of musical eras and styles they were less familiar with in new and exciting…

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Remembering Nelly Berman

    Nelly Berman, a Russian-Jewish pianist from Odessa, Soviet Union, created a premier classical music school in Haverford on the Main Line, which has trained some of Philadelphia’s top young musicians and provided scholarships for their serious studies, died Monday night. She was 77 years old. During the 35 years her school existed she touched the lives of many…

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