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Marianna Khazanova-Salzman

  • Degrees and StudiesDiploma, Moscow State Conservatory of Music; MPP, Gnesin Musical and Pedagogical Institute (Moscow)
  • Music Conservatory of WestchesterFaculty since 2008

Born in: Moscow, Russia

Performances and Distinctions: Frequent competition winner in Moscow and has performed in many solo recitals and recordings. She has accompanied internationally known instrumental and vocal artists and the dancers of the Bolshoi Theatre and the Leningrad Kirov Opera and Ballet Theatre, touring throughout the world. Since immigrating to the United States in 1976, she has become a faculty member at Purchase College. Her professional appearances have included a concert at Constitution Hall in Washington D.C., WQXR. She has performed frequently with violinist Helen Armstrong and joined her for the Musical Heritage recording of the Walton Rawsthrone compositions and recital at Alice Tully Hall. She also has performed in many solo recitals and concerts with Roberta Peters, Martha Eggerth-Kiepura and many other singers.