FREE Lunchtime Concert St Martin’s Embassy and Cultural Institute Series: Olga Jegunova (Piano)
Representing the Embassy of Latvia
In partnership with EUNIC
Bach – Partita No 1
Ligetti – Excerpts from Musica Ricercata
Beethoven – Sonata for Piano in C sharp minor ‘Moonlight’
Olga Jegunova Piano
The Latvian pianist Olga Jegunova has gained an enviable reputation as soloist and recitalist, not least winning many major international piano competitions. Olga regularly performs at festivals across Europe. These include Gstaad Piano academy, Edinburgh International Festival, Deal Festival, IMS Prussia Cove and Sounds New Contemporary Music Festival.
Olga has worked as a live presenter for Medici TV during XIV Tchaikovsky competition in Moscow and also works as music journalist for the Russian Gap magazine in London.
Olga is a Steinway Artist.
In 2015 Olga founded a music charity OlgaRhythm which supports young talented musicians.
Olga released her “Poetic Piano Sonatas” CD in October 2016.
Lunchtime Concerts are FREE, with a suggested donation of £3.50 which goes towards the work of St Martin’s