Ines Irawati, piano


Today’s Program

Domenico Scarlatti (1685 – 1757)

Sonata In D Major, K. 96

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Carnival Jest from Vienna)

  1. Allegro
  2. Romanze
  3. Scherzino
  4. Intermezzo
  5. Finale



Franz Liszt (1811 – 1886)

Sonetto 104 del Petrarca

Aprés une lecture du Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata


Indonesian-born pianist, Ines Irawati is in demand as a solo recitalist, a chamber musician, and a vocal coach.  At a young age, she was accepted to the Junior Original Concert, a prestigious music program where young musicians compose original works and perform them around the world.  She was invited to the International UNICEF Benefit in Japan, where she performed her concerto with the NHK Symphony Orchestra. Her work for solo flute, “Flirting Belugas”, was published by the Manduca Music Publication.


Her engagements include performances for TEDxSan Diego at Copley Symphony Hall, the Art of Élan, Musikamar chamber concerts, concerts in Centro Cultural Tijuana, and performances all over Southern California.  Ms. Irawati has served as the musical and artistic director of San Diego Opera Young Artist Training Program, where she directed the company’s outreach concert series, Opera Exposed!, and its production of Little Red Riding Hood, a children’s opera by Seymour Barab.  She was the vocal coach and collaborative piano faculty at Point Loma Nazarene University as well as for the prestigious Institute for Young Dramatic Voices. With singers Josh Arky and Alex Rodrick, Ms. Irawati is involved in La Cena è Pronta, a project which explores the nourishing ways of food and music enrich our lives through intimate vocal performances.


With cellist Sophie Webber, Ms. Irawati released their debut duo album,”Roots: Transcription of Romantic Works for Cello and Piano.”  She is a member of the Hidden Valley Virtuosi, the resident chamber music group of Hidden Valley Music Seminars in Monterey, and the Aviara Trio, a piano trio described as the “highest level of instrumental perfection, intensity, passion and expression.”  She has collaborated with many esteemed musicians such as violinist Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu, cellist Tanya Tomkins, violinist Jeff Thayer and double-bassist Jeremy Kurtz-Harris.



 Volunteer as an usher at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater