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Bernadene Blaha's command of the piano, whether featured as recitalist, concerto soloist or chamber musician, has been heralded in performances throughout North America, Europe, Australia, Asia and Mexico.  Recent highlights include seven chamber performances with Netherlands’Amati Ensemble at the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam; and Schloss Mirabel, Salzburg as well as the 2011 CD release of Schubert piano trios with her trio, Latitude 41.

A highly regarded chamber musician, Ms. Blaha has been a regular guest at international festivals including The Newport Festival, Tucson Chamber Music Festival, La Jolla Summerfest, Bard Festival, Festival of the Sound, Banff Festival of the Arts, Round Top International Festival and Festival de San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Ms. Blaha currently resides in Los Angeles, and since 1993 has been a member of the Keyboard Faculty at the Thornton School of Music, University of Southern California.


 
Upcoming Performances & Events
April 19 Virtuoso Series, San Diego, CA
Recital with David Chan, violin and Sergey Antonov, cello
Mendelssohn Cello Sonata No. 2, Franck Violin Sonata
May 14 Newport Music Festival Benefit Concert
Trio Latitude 41 – Livia Sohn, violin; Luigi Piovano, cello and Bernadene Blaha, piano
Beethoven "Ghost", op. 70, no. 1
Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 1, op. 8
Dvorak Piano Trio in f minor, op. 65
Newport, RI
May 15 Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall, New York City
Latitude 41 Concert
Shostakovich Piano Trio #1, Op. 8; Beethoven “Ghost” Trio;
Dvorak Trio in f minor, Op. 65
June 20 MUSIC+DANCE:LA 7 & 9 PM
ACB DanceSpace, L.A. (5900 Wilshire)
American Contemporary Ballet
Gerswhin Three Preludes
June 21 MUSIC+DANCE:LA 7 & 9 PM
American Contemporary Ballet
ACB DanceSpace, L.A. (5900 Wilshire)
Gerswhin Three Preludes
June 22 MUSIC+DANCE:LA 2 & 4 PM
American Contemporary Ballet
ACB DanceSpace, L.A. (5900 Wilshire)
Gerswhin Three Preludes
July 16 –July 23 Newport Music Festival, Rhode Island
July 25 Ottawa Chamber Music Festival, Canada
Latitude 41 Concert, 12 PM
Schubert "Notturno";
Dvorak f minor, op. 65;
Schubert E flat, op. 100
July 27 Maverick Concerts
Trio Latitude 41 – Livia Sohn, violin; Luigi Piovano, cello and Bernadene Blaha, piano
maverickconcerts.org
July 28 – Aug 6 Academie de Fourviere, Lyon, France
Summer program
August 7 – 16 Schloss Engers, Germany
Summer festival
October 14 L’Hermitage Foundation, 8 PM
Luxe Hotel, Beverly Hills
Recital with cellist, Elizabeth Dolin
Program TBA
October 26 Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur, Montreal 8 PM
Chamber Music Recital with violinist, Axel Strauss;
v iolist, Douglas McNabney and cellist, Elizabeth Dolin
Program to include Brahms Piano Quartet in c minor
November 4 Faculty Recital Series, Thornton School of Music
USC, Los Angeles
Alfred Newman Recital Hall, 7:30
Glenn Dicterow, Karen Dreyfus, Andrew Shulman
Program to include Dvorak Piano Quintet
November 16 New England Conservatory, Jordan Hall, Boston
Recital with cellist, Laurence Lesser
November 21 Newman Recital Hall, USC, Los Angeles
8 PM
Recital with cellist, Laurence Lesser
Program TBA