Piano ; Aural
- works from Bulgaria -
- uses English & Russian & Bulgarian
- uses skype
Olga was born and grew up in Varna (Bulgaria). In 1999 when she was 6 years old she started to play piano in the National School of Varna. At the age of 16 she settled in Moscow where she completed her musical education. Olga holds a Masters degree in music from Moscow State Conservatory where she had great teachers such as Alexander Strukov and Natalia Belkova. As a student in Moscow Conservatory she performed all musical styles and played in great halls. She took part in solo piano and chamber music concerts and played in musical festivals of Romantic music in Moscow. In 2013-2014 she learned organ under the guidance of Alexey Parshin and even won organ competition in Moscow. Olga is an excellent music teacher. She has more than 5 years experience in that field and solves technical and musical problems whatever the age of the student. At present she is accompanist at Bourgas National School in Bulgaria and online teacher for Orpington Music Studio.
Piano (classical/jazz/pop/electronic) ; Aural
- works from north London -
- uses English & Italian & Spanish & French -
- uses zoom & facetime
Ileana Cosentino was born in Catania in 1993, where she started her musical path as a child. At the age of thirteen she started studying at the Conservatorio Vincenzo Bellini of Catania. During this period she had the opportunity to study with Giuseppe Andaloro, Giuseppe Gullotta, Rosella Clini, Homero Francesh, Massimiliano Ferrati, Aquiles Delle Vigne, Jean Paul De Backer, Eric Chardon, Jean Philip Collard Neven, Federico Gianello, Igor Petrin and Violetta Egorova.
Her performances include a series of solo and chamber music concerts in Italy and Belgium. She won the Erasmus scholarship during her third year of the Bachelor to attend the second semester in the Conservatoire Royal de Mons in Belgium. She had the opportunity to hold many concerts and auditions in Mons, Liege, Waterloo, Bruxelles and Diest.
In October 2015 she consequently graduated in piano at Conservatorio Vincenzo Bellini di Catania with the marks of 106/110 under the guidance of Maestro Giulia Gangi. She started the Master in Belgium concluding the first year in Conservatoire Royal de Mons under the guidance of Rosella Clini. Therefore she attended the second year of the Master in Catania under the guidance of Epifanio Comis and she graduated in October 2018.
Moreover she loves teaching, passing on her passion for music to her students in a way that motivates and inspires them, whether young or old, and tailoring their lessons to meet their needs and goals. Her students receive a comprehensive music education including, for the youngest, “Orff method” and body percussion as a sensorial experience in which children dance, sing and play in order to enjoy the moment of the lesson fully and connect them with their inner self. Ileana is also a writer, thus, she loves build and improvise a story with their pupils around every piece they study and play together. She obtained in Italy the “24 CFU insegnamento nelle scuole di primo e secondo livello” (24 ECTS educational credits for teaching in school). She started giving classical, jazz and pop piano lessons as well as History of the music, Harmony and Aural music at the age of 15. She taught piano and aural music to children from 3 years old to 15 in the music school “Les petites souris” in Cuesmes (Mons) in Belgium in the 2017. Since February 2019 she is been living in London. She works as piano teacher in several piano and music agencies like Muswell Hill Piano Teachers, Orpington Music Studio, Fireworks Music School, Marie De Bry Academy, etc.
(SINGER / STAGE PERFORMER)
Singing (classical/musical/pop) ; Piano ; Aural
- works from Lithuania -
- uses English & Lithuanian -
- uses skype -
G.Bielskytė in 2010 graduated from Kaunas J. Gruodis Conservatory focusing on singing. She continued her studies at VMU Music Academy for Performing Arts, completed the study program and obtained a Bachelor of Music degree in 2014, following it up 2 years later with a Master’s degree in Music. Starting 2014 she participated in master classes with a Swedish music artist Boel Adler and since 2016 participated in master classes with Derek Barnes.
In 2014 she started working in Kaunas State Musical Theatre and in 2016 getting her first main role act of Carmen in F. Wildhorn’s musical "Carmen" for which she won a Kaunas theater "Fortune" award for the best debuting lead actress. The Same year she showed an outstanding performance in J.Larson’s musical “Rent” playing as Mimi. Since then she took on many more main roles like Aida In 2017 - Elton John and Tim Rice’s musical “Aida”, Roxie Hart in 2017 - Johan Kander’s musical “Chicago”, Lucy Harris in 2018 - Frank Wildhorn’s musical “Jekyll and Hyde”. Esmeralda in 2018 - Riccardo Cocciante’s musical “Notre-Dame de Paris”.