35th Anniversary Season 2021—2022
The Placitas Artists Series is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
This project is made possible in part by New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs,
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Join us on November 14th, when award-winning pianist Tetiana Shafran plays a program of
F. Chopin, S. Rachmaninoff, M. Ravel, and P. I. Tchaikovsky. This concert will be performed
live and in-person, as well as, a premiere live-stream. All ticket holders receive access to the
live performance and additional access to the live-stream performance for a period of seven
Born in Kiev, Ukraine, in 1989, Tetiana Shafran
started playing piano at the age of three.
She graduated from the Lysenko Special Music
School and the Tchaikovsky National Music
Academy of Ukraine with A. Vasin (2012) and O.
Yablonskaya Piano Academy with Prof. Oxana
Yablonskaya (USA-Israel), and from 2015-2017,
studied in Spain and Israel.
Tetiana is the prizewinner of approximately 18
international piano competitions. In the fall of 2019,
Tetiana competed in and was the First Place winner
in the Olga Kern International Piano Competition
held here in albuquerque.
She has performed in some of the most prestigious
concert halls of Europe, North and South America,
Africa, and Asia, including the Grand Theatre
(Shenzhen, China), Lindeman Hall (Oslo, Norway),
Llevellyn Hall (Canberra, Australia), Main Hall of
Palau de la Musica (Valencia, Spain), Theatre
Mohammed V (Rabat, Morocco), Sala Cecilia
Meireles (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Felicja Blumental
Music Center (Tel Aviv, Israel), Congress Hall
(Gabala, Azerbaijan), and many others. She
performed with many orchestras and conductors,
such as maestros D. Yablonsky, H. Earle, F. Krager,
G. Glinka, M. Dyadyura, M. Anamammedov, and
She has also recorded for radio and TV productions
for Italian, Israeli , Spanish, and Ukrainian