For Women’s History Month, we spotlight and celebrate who today would be called the “influencers” – the female figures of history who have either inspired, shaped, or created many of the landmark works of Western music.
Yezu Woo, violin (Heifetz 2014, 2015, Heifetz on Tour, HEIR)
Steven Baloue, viola (Heifetz 2019, 2020, Heifetz on Tour)
Noemie Raymond-Friset, cello^ (Heifetz 2017, Artist in Residence, Heifetz on Tour, HeifetzPEG Instructor)
Michel-Alexandre Broekaert, piano^
After successfully conducting our inaugural HEIR: Heifetz Ensemble in Residence program in the spring of 2021, we are thrilled to present the latest cohort of exceptional young musicians joining us in Staunton, VA to study, teach, rehearse and perform together for concerts, classes, and outreach events under the Heifetz Institutes’ leadership. Learn more at: https://heifetzinstitute.org/institute/heir-heifetz-ensemble-in-residence/
Health & Safety Measures
Under the guidance of our medical partners, and in order to provide the safest experience for performers, patrons and staff, the Heifetz Institute requires:
For a full breakdown and FAQ on our Health & Safety guidelines, please visit this page.