Judy Drucker

Judith Drucker is internationally beloved for making the Concert Association of Florida one of the world’s most formidable artistic presenting organizations in Florida since 1967. Thereafter, she formed the Great Artists Series. Drucker has presented the world’s most eminent classical musicians in South Florida, including: Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Zubin Mehta, Beverly Sills, Cecilia Bartoli, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, and more.  She has also brought in world renowned orchestras, including the: New York Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Pops, the Israel Philharmonic, and many others.

Drucker is a pioneer in bringing world-class dance companies to South Florida, including: the American Ballet Theatre, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, The Dance Theatre of Harlem, the Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet of Covent Garden, the Joffrey Ballet and many more.

Drucker frequently arranges master classes and performances for young people in the community.  Artists who have worked with Drucker include: Twyla Tharp, James Galway, Yo-Yo Ma, Wynton Marsalis, André Watts, and many others.

A musician herself, Drucker studied piano at the New York College of Music, and voice at The Juilliard School and the Curtis Institute of Music.  She performed on Broadway and in Miami at the Palm Island Latin Quarter, and with the Greater Miami-Dade Opera (now the Florida Grand Opera). 
Among her many honors are a Doctor of Fine Arts, Honoris Causa, from International Fine Arts College, and Doctor of Music, Honoris Causa, from Florida International University

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