Mishka Rushdie Momen, piano

Mishka Rushdie Momen

Mishka Rushdie Momen has appeared in recitals at major U.K. venues such as the Wigmore Hall and Barbican Hall in London, the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, Symphony Hall, Birmingham, and abroad in the USA, France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, and India. Sir András Schiff has presented her in recitals in Zurich Tonhalle, New York’s 92Y, Antwerp deSingel, and in Berlin, Frankfurt, Milan, Florence and Turin. Committed equally to solo playing and chamber music, her musical partners have included Steven Isserlis, Anthony Marwood, Midori, and members of the Endellion, Belcea, Orion and Artemis String Quartets. She has played in the Marlboro, Krzyzowa and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Music Festivals and regularly participates in Open Chamber Music at the International Musicians Seminar in Prussia Cove, Cornwall.

Mishka Rushdie Momen released her first commercial recording in 2017 produced by Somm Recordings, appearing as one of the soloists in Mozart’s Triple Concerto with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Her debut solo recording, “Variations” was released in October 2019 on the same label.

Mishka Rushdie Momen studied with Joan Havill and Imogen Cooper at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She also studied periodically with Richard Goode, and at the Kronberg Academy with Sir András Schiff as part of the Sir András Schiff Performance Programme for Young Pianists.  This study was generously funded by the Henle Foundation.