Mira Yevtich


Mira Yevtich was born in Belgrade (Serbia). She studied at the Classical Grammar School and Music School of Belgrade. At the suggestion of Evgeny Timakin, an outstanding teacher of the Central School of Music of the Tchaikovsky Conservatoire in Moscow, she was sent to Moscow to study at the school. After leaving school, she entered the Tchaikovsky Conservatoire, and then undertook a postgraduate course, studying under Stanislav Neuhaus. She also completed a postgraduate course at the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music (class of Boris Berlin). She went on to take consultations from Marina Wolf.

From 1993 to 2000, Mira Yevtich was a Professor at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. From 1998 to 2000, she initiated an exchange programme between the St Petersburg Conservatoire and the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

She was a Guest Professor at the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire in 1999. In 2005, she was a Guest Professor at the Monash University (Melbourne). She has repeatedly appeared as a jury member at international competitions, including the Shanghai International Piano Competition.

Yevtich has toured in Austria, France, Russia, Italy, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Germany, the United States, Australia, Serbia, and Croatia. She has appeared in concert with such conductors as Yevgeny Svetlanov, Valery Gergiev, Yuri Bashmet, Alexander Anisimov, Alexander Polishchuk, Akira Naito, and Nigel Perrin. The musician has recorded numerous CDs in collaboration with Bel Air Music, Award, Quartz Music, Yugoton and Col Legno.

In 2011, Mira Yevtich and Valery Gergiev founded the Mariinsky International Piano Festival.
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