is a prolific pianist in the New England area, particularly
known for his many collaborative ventures with some of the area's best
chamber musicians. He received his Master of Music degree in piano
performance from Boston University , where he studied under renowned
pianist Leonard Shure. In addition to performances across the United
States and Europe, Mr. Yenger taught at Louisiana State University and
a Magnet High School for the Performing and Academic Arts.
Frequently requested as an adjudicator and lecturer on music and the
humanities, he has served as a faculty member for summer music
festivals including the prestigious music camp in Haiti, and is the
founder of Chamber Music at Corrymore House, a summer music festival
on the island of Achill in Ireland. In addition to piano
performances, he is a specialist in vocal and chamber music coaching,
and is establishing himself as a composer. Yenger joined the
faculty of the Community Music Center of Boston in 1996. He is
currently Chairman of the Piano Department.
- For Intermezzo,
Steve collaborated with us for The Telephone in our first
production in February, 2003. He served as musical director for Menotti's The
Medium, Dominick Argento's The Boor, Seymour Barab's A Game of Chance,
and Menotti's The Old Maid and the Thief. In 2006, Steve
served as music director and pianist for Lee Hoiby's The Scarf.
Returns as music director for The Stronger and Miss
Havisham's Wedding Night this coming September as part of the Diva