Pianist Arunesh Nadgir has performed as soloist and chamber musician in the United States, Europe, and Asia.  The winner of the Eastman Piano Concerto Competition and the Steinway Society of Massachusetts Piano Competition, he has performed in venues including Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and Steinway Hall in New York City; Eastman Theatre in Rochester, New York; and Jordan Hall in Boston.  He has performed at music festivals including the Millennium International Piano Festival, the Moulin d’Ande Festival, the Kneisel Hall Summer Music Festival, and the Lyricafest Chamber Music Festival in New Jersey. 

An accomplished teacher, Nadgir has taught at The Palisades School of Music in New Jersey, the Eastman School of Music where he was an Instructor of Primary and Secondary Piano as well as the Teaching Assistant to Professor Natalya Antonova, and at the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Michigan.  His students have won prizes at pre-college and college level music competitions including the New York Music Competition, the Wagner College Young Musicians Competition, and the University of Rochester Concerto Competition.


Arunesh Nadgir began his piano studies at the age of seven with Michael Thomopoulos.  He went on to receive a Bachelor of Music Degree from the New England Conservatory of Music, a Master of Music Degree from The Juilliard School, and a Doctorate of Musical Arts Degree from the Eastman School of Music where he worked with Wha Kyung Byun, Robert McDonald, and Natalya Antonova, respectively. 

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