Pianist Dimitri Dover has performed as recitalist and chamber musician in venues such as New York’s Alice Tully Hall, Merkin Hall, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Koch Theater, Symphony Space, Park Avenue Armory, and Bruno Walter Auditorium, as well as Warner Theater in Washington, Zipper Hall in Los Angeles, and throughout the USA, Canada, and Austria. Recent appearances in the New York area include Brooklyn Art Song Society, Chelsea Music Festival, Cutting Edge Concerts, Composers Concordance, Joy in Singing, NJPAC Met Opera Rising Stars, and North Shore Pro Musica. Mr. Dover has performed in the composer’s presence the works of Valerie Coleman, George Crumb, Herschel Garfein, Jake Heggie, Libby Larsen, the late Nicholas Maw, John Musto, Ian Ng, André Previn, Shulamit Ran, Morton Subotnick, and Chris Theofanidis, among many others.
A graduate of The Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, Mr. Dover has participated in masterclasses with many of the world’s leading solo and collaborative artists, including Elly Ameling, Julius Drake, Leon Fleisher, Reneé Fleming, Richard Goode, Thomas Hampson, Graham Johnson, Warren Jones, Martin Katz, Anne Sofie von Otter, and Roger Vignoles. He holds degrees from Harvard University and Peabody Conservatory as well as The Juilliard School, where he was awarded a C.V. Starr Doctoral Fellowship. He has also received fellowships from Tanglewood, Aspen, and Songfest at Colburn, where he now serves as faculty coach. His major teachers include Jonathan Feldman, Margo Garrett, Robert Levin, Ellen Mack, Ken Noda, John Perry, Ann Schein, and Brian Zeger. Mr. Dover joined the music staff of The Metropolitan Opera in 2016.