A native of Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia, Nino Merabishvili has captivated audiences around the world with her musical versatility and powerful, yet sensitive performances. Nino Merabishvili has performed with the major orchestras in her native country and has toured extensively both as a soloist and chamber musician in the former Soviet Union and Europe.
Debut venues include Great Hall of Tbilisi State Conservatory, Tbilisi Opera House, Small Hall of Moscow State Conservatory, Great Hall of Sverdlovsk Conservatory, Symphony Hall in Tbilisi, Great Hall of Liszt’s MusicAcademy in Budapest, Concert HallEstonia in Tallin among others. Nino has been a featured performer on chamber music concerts at Seattle’s Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle Chamber Music Festival, Second City Chamber Music Festival in Tacoma.
In 1994 Nino made her home in the Pacific Northwest where she is known not only as a great performer, but also as one of the region’s prominent music educator. Nino holds Graduate and Postgraduate Diplomas from Tbilisi State Conservatory and Internship from Moscow State Conservatory.
She is a board member of Russian Chamber Music Foundation in Seattle and has recently joined the Advisory Panel of Seattle Young Artists Music Festival.
Merabishvili is in frequent demand as a presenter and adjudicator, serving as a distinguished member of the piano faculty at Music Works Northwest.
Nino also maintains a large piano studio of private students in Bellevue, WA.