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Elizabeth Parisot

Elizabeth Parisot, pianist, received her D.M.A. degree from the Yale School of Music in 1973 and has served on the faculty of the School since 1977.  She has appeared in solo and chamber music concerts at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, the Kennedy Center Queen Elizabeth Hall (London), the Hispanic Institute (Madrid), and the Jerusalem Music Center.

With her husband, Brazilian cellist Aldo Parisot, she has toured extensively, joining him in sonata performances as well as in chamber music with other renowned artists. Tours have included concerts in Korea and Italy with violinist Kyung Yu and performances with Erick Friedman and Aldo Parisot in Taiwan. She has also performed with Yo-Yo Ma, Janos Starker, and Ralph Kirshbaum.

A collaborative artist with cellists for many years in concerts, master classes, and competitions worldwide, Ms. Parisot was awarded the title “Grande Dame du Violoncelle” in 2007 by the Eva Janzer Memorial Cello Center at Indiana University. Elizabeth Parisot has numerous recordings to her credit, including on the Musical Heritage Society, Serenus, Phonodisc, Delos, and Albany labels.