Tickets: Adult $49, Student $17.50, Youth $7.50
Grammy nominated conductor, cellist and conductor Dmitry Yablonksy was born in Moscow into a musical family. He began playing the cello when he was 5 years old and was accepted to the Central Music School for gifted children. At the age of 9 he gave his orchestral debut playing Haydn’s cello concerto.
Since then, his career had taken him to the most important stages in the world, such as the Carnegie Hall, La Scala, Moscow Great Hall, St. Petersburg Philharmonic Hall, Taiwan National Hall, Teatre Mogador, Cite de la Musique, Louvre, among others.
Danielle began studying cello at the age of four, after listening to a recording of Jacqueline du Pré. She was first instructed by Ms. Galina Aronovich, and since 2012 she has studied with Ms. Luba Rubin at the Raanana Music Center (RMC). Over the past few years, Danielle has participated in masterclasses with Prof. Maria Tchaikovskaya, Dmitry Yablonsky, Prof. Raphael Wallfisch, Prof. Ralph Kirshbaum and Prof. Paul Katz. She also regularly participates in several chamber music ensembles including various string quartets and piano trios.
Danielle has placed first in several international performance competitions, including the 2014 Flame International Competition in Paris (with special honors), the 2014 Muse International Music Competition in Athens, Greece, and the 2013 Israeli National Cello Competition. She took first prize at the Spring Music Competitions at Raanana Music Center in 2011 and the Promising Young Musician Excellence Award in 2012.