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2017

April 10, Birmingham, AL
UAB faculty recital
Kristine Hurst-Waisjczcuk, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano

April 4, Montevallo, AL
University of Montevallo
Works for two pianos
Yakov and Aleksandra Kasman

February 21, Birmingham, AL
UAB Faculty recital
Paul Mosteller, baritone, and Yakov Kasman, piano

January 28, Seattle, WA
The Northwest Council of the Chopin Foundation of the United States
Competition and Festival
adjudication

January 22, New Bedford, MA
New Bedford Symphony Orchestra, Yaniv Dinur, conductor
S. Rachmaninoff, Piano Concerto No. 4

2016

December 6, Birmingham, AL

ASO "Concertmaster and Friends" series

Piano Quintets by R. Schumann and D. Shostakovich

Daniel Szasz, Violin
Mayumi Masri, Violin
Michael Fernandez, Viola
Carlos Izcaray, Cello
Yakov Kasman, Piano


November 17, Birmingham, AL
Chamber Music at AEIVA:
Walt Whitman Songs by Kurt Weill,
Patrick Evans, baritone, and Chris Steele, piano,
Trio by D. Shostakovich,
Pei-Ju Wu, violin, Laura Usiskin, cello, and Yakov Kasman, piano

November 10, Birmingham, AL
UAB Faculty recital
Works by L. Weiner, S. Weinberg and J. Brahms
Denise Gainey, clarinet, and Yakov Kasman , piano

November 3, DeLand, FL
Stetson University
Works by L. Weiner, S. Weinberg and J. Brahms
Denise Gainey, clarinet, and Yakov Kasman , piano

October 15, Winston-Salem, NC
University of North Carolina, School of the Arts
UNCSA 2016 Piano Weekend
Master-Class

October 7, Saratov, Russia
Saratov Philharmonic Orchestra, Emmanuel Leducq-Barome, conductor
S. Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No. 2 

September 21, Birmingham, AL

UAB Faculty Potpourri recital


July 3-15, Kiev, Ukraine
International Summer Music Academy
faculty member, master-classes

April 30, Birmingham, AL
Third Annual UAB Piano Day

April 29, Oxford, MS
University of Mississippi
Vive la France!
Chausson, Bizet, Debussy, Hahn, Poulenc, and Satie
Kristine Hurst-Waisjczcuk, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano

April 3, Waleska, GA
Reinhardt University
Vive la France!
Chausson, Bizet, Debussy, Hahn, Poulenc, and Satie
Kristine Hurst-Waisjczcuk, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano

March 31, Birmingham, AL
UAB Faculty recital
Vive la France!
Chausson, Bizet, Debussy, Hahn, Poulenc, and Satie
Kristine Hurst-Waisjczcuk, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano

February 23, Birmingham, AL
UAB Faculty recital
Paul Mosteller, baritone, and Yakov Kasman, piano

February 12, Huntsville, AL
Huntsville Chamber Music Guild concert series
Trio by S. Rachmaninoff and P. Tchaikovsky
Daniel Szasz, violin, Warren Sample, cello, and Yakov Kasman, piano

January 26, Birmingham, AL
ASO "Concertmaster and Friends" concert series
Trios by S. Rachmaninoff and D. Shostakovich
Daniel Szasz, violin, Carlos Izkaray, cello, and Yakov Kasman, piano

January 23, Tupelo, MS
North Mississippi Orchestra, Steven Byess, conductor
S. Rachmaninoff, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

2015

December 6, Saratov, Russia
Saratov Philharmonic Orchestra, Emmanuel Leducq-Barome, conductor
N. Medtner, Piano Concerto No. 2 

November 25-November 30, Moscow, Russia
All-Russian festival-competition " Merzlyakovka invites friends",
adjudication and master-class

November 12, Birmingham, AL
UAB Faculty recital
Trios of W. A. Mozart and Libby Larsen (premiere)
Denise Gainey, clarinet, Michael Fernandez, viola, and Yakov Kasman, piano

October 30, Cleveland, TN
Lee University
master-class

October 30, Cleveland, TN
Lee University
Duo Piano recital with Aleksandra Kasman

October 18, Fairhope, AL
Saint-James Episcopal Church concert series
piano recital featuring Yakov, Aleksandra and Dina Kasman

May 20, Kiev, Ukraine,
National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, Vladimir Sirenko, conductor
N.Medtner, Piano Concerto No. 3

May 9, Birmingham, AL
UAB Piano Day
Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall,
master-class at 10:00 AM

April 7, Birmingham, AL
Temple Emanu-El,
recital "The Jewish Soul",
Music by Mahler, Bernstein, Laitman, Kander and Schoenberg,
Kristine Hurst-Wajszszuk, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano

March 31, University of South Carolina, Columbia,
recital "The Jewish Soul",
Music by Mahler, Bernstein, Laitman, Kander and Schoenberg,
Kristine Hurst-Wajszszuk, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano

February 5, University of Kentucky, Lexington
Duo-piano recital with Aleksandra Kasman

January 22, Kennesaw State University, Georgia
Duo-piano recital with Aleksandra Kasman

2014

November 13, Birmingham, AL
UAB Faculty recital
Denise Gainey, clarinet, and Yakov Kasman, piano 

October 30, Birmingham , AL
UAB Faculty recital
Won Cho, bass, and Yakov Kasman, piano
postponed

October 25, Nashville, TN
MTNA competition adjudication

October 14, Birmingham, AL
Alabama Symphony Orchestra "Concertmaster and Friends" series
P. Tchaikovsky, Melodie for violin and piano
Nocturne for cello and piano
Piano Trio in A minor 
Daniel Szasz, violin, Warren Samples, cello, and Yakov Kasman, piano
 
August 7-17, Foshan, China,
IX International Frederic Chopin Competition for Young Pianists, adjudication
 
June 6, Evanston, IL,
Pick-Staiger Concert Hall,
Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra, Victor Yampolsky, conductor
S. Rachmaninoff, Piano Concerto No.4
 
May 17, Birmingham,AL
UAB PIANO DAY,
Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall,
master-class at 10:00 AM

April 8, LaGrange, GA
LaGrange Symphony Orchestra, Patricio Cobos, conductor
P. Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No.1
 
April 2, Kiev, Ukraine,
National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, Vladimir Sirenko, conductor
N.Medtner, Piano Concerto No.3
postponed
 
March 18, UAB faculty recital
"With Love from Germany"
Kristine Hurst, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano
 
March 16, UAB Department of Music
First Annual "Musical Extravaganza" concert
 
March 4, UAB faculty recital
Paul Mosteller, baritone, and Yakov Kasman, piano
 
February 28, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga,
Rachmaninoff, Suites No.1 & No. 2, and "Symphonic Dances"
Yakov and Aleksandra Kasman, duo piano recital
 
February 27, Fort-Worth, Texas
Van Cliburn memorial concert
 
February 7, Birmingham, AL
Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center
Rachmaninoff, Suites No.1 & No. 2, and "Symphonic Dances"
Yakov and Aleksandra Kasman, duo piano recital
 
 
2013
 
December 18, Moscow, Russia
" Russian News Service" radio station, 107.0 FM
interview, 11:00 PM, www.rusnovosti.ru
 
November 28-December 2, Moscow, Russia
All-Russian festival-competition " Merzlyakovka invites friends",
adjudication
 
November 14, UAB faculty recital
Denise Gainey, clarinet and Yakov Kasman, piano
J. Brahms, Sonatas for clarinet and piano
 
November 2 & 3, Buffalo, NY
Buffalo Philharmonic, Arid Remmereit, conductor
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No.2
 
October 12, Hendersonville, NC
Hendersonville Symphony, Thomas Joiner, conductor
Saint-Saens, "Carnival of the Animals"
Yakov and Aleksandra Kasman, piano
 
July 22-26, Busan, South Korea
Dong-Eui University, Busan International Music Academy, guest artist/faculty
 
June 28- July 11, Kiev, Ukraine
International Summer Music Academy, faculty member
 
April 26, Huntsville, AL
Huntsville Chamber Music Guild,
Recital
 
April 8-15, Donetsk, Ukraine
International Competition for Young Pianists in S. Prokofiev's Native Land,
Member of the jury

April 2, Birmingham, AL
Reynolds-Kirshbaum Recital Hall, UAB faculty recital,
Kristine Hurst- Wajszczuk, soprano, and Yakov Kasman, piano
 
March 23, Birmingham, AL
Alabama Piano Gallery, "Keys to a miracle" benefiting Children's Hospital of Alabama,
recital at 2:00 PM

March 8, Fairhope, AL
St. James Concert Series,
Yakov and Aleksandra Kasman, duo recital (with participation of Dina Kasman)

March 5, Birmingham, AL
Reynolds-Kirshbaum Recital Hall, UAB faculty recial
Yakov Kasman (with participation of Aleksandra Kasman)
 
February 22&23, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony, Edwin Outwater, conductor
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No.2
 
2012
 
December 28, Orel, Russia
Orel Music College, Duo piano recital with Aleksandra Kasman
 
November 13, Birmingham, AL
Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirshbaum Recital Hall, UAB faculty recital
Paul Mosteller, baritone, and Yakov Kasman, piano
 
October 14, Florence, AL
Shoals Symphony at UNA, Viljar Weiman, conductor
Rachmaninoff, Rhapsody on Theme of Paganini
 
October 1, New Orleans, LA
Concert Piano Series, Tulane University, Dixon Hall
Duo piano recital with Aleksandra Kasman

September 16, Fredericksburg, TX
Recital
 
September 7, Birmingham, AL
Alabama Symphony, Christopher Confessore, conductor,
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
 
August 21-31, Bolzano, Italy
59th Ferruccio Busoni International Piano Competition,
Member of the jury of the preliminary selection

 

August 8-11, Fort Collins, CO

International Keyboard Odyssiad and festival,

Summer Keyboard Institute SKI/Colorado,

Competition ajudication, master-class and duo piano recital with Aleksandra Kasman


 

June 25, Kiev, Ukraine

"Kiev Soloists" orchestra, Vladimir Sirenko, conductor

Shnittke, Piano Concerto

 

June 8-23, Kiev, Ukraine

IX International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz, adjudication

 

May 10-11, New Orleans, LA

Louisiana Philharmonic, Carlos Prieto, conductor

Rachmaninoff, Piano Concerto No.3

 

April 26-28, Orel, Russia

Kalinnikov International Piano Competition, adjudication

 

April 21, Richmond, IN

Richmond Symphony, Guy Bordo, conductor

Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No.1

 

April 15, Placitas, NM

Recital

 

March 27, Birmingham, AL, UAB Faculty Recital

Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk, soprano and Yakov Kasman, piano

 

March 10-20, Osaka & Tokyo, Japan

Master-Classes

 

February 28, Birmingham, AL

UAB Faculty recital

Paul Mosteller, baritone and Yakov Kasman, piano

 

February 13, Montgomery, AL

Montgomery Symphony, Tomas Hinds, conductor

Mozart, Piano Concerto No.23

 

January 29&31, Paris, France

Theatre Des Champs-Elysees
Orchestre Lamoureux, Emmanuel Leducq-Barome, conductor

Prokofiev, Piano Concerto No.2

2011

 

December 7&8, Baltimore, MD

Peabody Conservatory

Harrison L. Winter Piano Competition, adjudication
 

December 3, Birmingham, AL

Yakov Kasman Piano Studio Recital, UAB

 

November 20, Birmingham, AL

Saint-Saens, Carnival of the Animals,

Schubert, Fantasia for piano four- hands,

New-York Chamber Soloists,

Yakov & Aleksandra Kasman, piano

Review

 

November 13, Miami, FL

Werthrim Auditoriom, FIU

Rachmaninoff, “Symphonic Dances,” duo with Nikolai Lugansky

 

November 3&4, Seoul, South Korea,

KBS Orchestra, William Boughton, conductor

Rachmaninoff, Piano Concerto No.4

 

October 23, Georgetown, TX

Recital

 

October 22, Temple, TX

Recital

 

October 15, Brevard, FL

Brevard Symphony, Christopher Confessore, conductor

Saint-Saens, “Carnival of the Animals”
Yakov & Aleksandra Kasman, piano

 

September 22 & 24, Dayton, OH

Dayton Philharmonic, Neal Gittleman, conductor

Rachmaninoff, Piano Concerto No.2

Review

 

 

 

 

January 21, New Bedford, MA
solo recital