Lithuanian pianist Ieva Jokubaviciute has been praised as “an artist of commanding technique, refined temperament and persuasive insight’ (New York Times). She has given solo recitals in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Vilnius, and Toulouse. She made her orchestral debut with the Chicago Symphony, and has been honored as a recipient of a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship.
A sought-after chamber musician, Ms. Jokubaviciute’s collaborative endeavors have brought her to such major stages as Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall, and the Kennedy Center. Her piano trio, Trio Cavatina, won the 2009 Naumburg International Chamber Music Competition. She regularly appears at international music festivals including Marlboro, Ravinia, Caramoor, Prussia Cove, and the Katrina Festival in Finland. She released her latest recording, Returning Paths: Solo Piano Works by Janacek and Suk, in 2014.
Ms. Jokubaviciute earned degrees from the Curtis Institute of Music and Mannes College of Music. Her principal teachers were Seymour Lipkin and Richard Goode. In the fall of 2015, she began her tenure as assistant professor of piano at Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester, Va.