Marina Kifferstein


New York, NY
3 Played at 3 groupmuses!

Marina Kifferstein



I'm a 26 year old violinist, born and raised in NYC. In my professional life, I play a healthy mix of classical and contemporary music, mostly in chamber music and solo settings. I'm usually in NYC, but I often travel to perform across the US and internationally.

- Master of Music degree from Manhattan School of Music
- Bachelor of Music degree from Oberlin Conservatory
- Bachelor of Arts degree from Oberlin College

Visit my website for more info, including a full bio, a list of upcoming performances, and a selection of past performances:


Selections from J. S. Bach, Sonatas and Partitas for violin solo
Bach, concerto for 2 violins (arranged for 2 violins and cello)
Bach, duos for violin and cello (arranged)
Beethoven, duos for violin and cello
Berio, duos for 2 violins
Bartok, duos for 2 violins
Bartok, duos for violin and cello
Mozart, "Dissonance" String Quartet
Haydn, String Quartet Op. 77 No. 2
Ligeti, String Quartet No. 1 "Metamorphoses Nocturnes"
Ysaye, selections from 6 sonatas for violin solo
Berio, Sequenza VIII for violin solo
Shulamit Ran, "Inscriptions" for violin solo
Arvo Pärt, "Fratres" for violin and piano
Debussy, Sonata for violin and piano
Prokofiev, Sonatas No. 1 and 2 for violin and piano
Brahms, Sonata No. 1 for violin and piano
... and much more!


Past groupmuses (3)

  • Virtual Premiere

    The Rhythm Method: Hidden Mothers

    Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021 8:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: New York City, NY
    • Composers: Price, Maconchy, Asher, Maier
    • Instruments: String Quartet
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $10+ at event

    Happened almost 3 years ago

  • MUSE in teahouse #14

    Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 3:00 PM EST

    • Neighborhood: Gowanus
    • Composers: Bach
    • Instruments: Pianist, Violin
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 6 years ago

  • Groupmuse brunch on Sunday, July 12

    Sunday, Jul 12, 2015 3:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Upper Manhattan, New York
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 9 years ago