Biography (in brief)

Olga Solovieva was born in Moscow. She graduated from the Gnessin Academy of Music and took there a post-graduate course (chamber ensemble) as an assistant to Professor Leonid Blok.
Olga is a prize-winner of the II Taneyev All-Russian Chamber Music Competition, and a finalist of the 20th International Chamber Music Competition in Trapani, Italy. At the XII Tchaikovsky International Competition (Moscow, 2002) she won a special prize and the “Best Accompanist” diploma. She is The Boris Tchaikovsky Award winner (2010).

In 2015 Olga Solovieva worked as a jury member at 9th Moscow open Lyadov Festival.
Olga Solovieva has participated, as soloist and member of chamber ensembles, in various festivals: Festival of Russian Chamber Music in Ghent and Festival der Voorkempen in Schilde (Belgium), West Cork Chamber Music Festival in Bantry (Ireland),  Rariteiten der Klaviermusik Festival in Husum (Germany), “Northern Flowers” in St.Petersburg, 26th Lyadov Arts Festival in Borovich, Irish-Russian Chamber Music Festivals "From John Field to 21 Century" in Moscow Kremlin, and “Musical Assemblies” in the Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow (Russia). She has toured cities of Russia, Belgium, Ireland, France, Lithuania, and Brazil, with chamber, solo and orchestral performances, including such venues as Moscow Kremlin, Moscow Conservatory, Sala Sao Paulo. Among the distinguished partners with whom Olga Solovieva has performed in chamber ensembles are The Vanbrugh Quartet, Auryn Quartet, Vilnius String Quartet, Roel Dieltiens (cello), William Dowdall (flute),  Tai Murray (violin), Fanny Clamagirand (violin), Julian Bliss (clarinet), Herve Joulain (horn), Ivan Podyomov (oboe), Peter Whelan (bassoon). She performed as a soloists with such orchestras as Sao Paulo University Symphony Orchestra (OSUSP), Musica Viva Chamber Orchestra, Russian Academy of Music Chamber Orchestra, with famous conductors Wagner Polistchuk, Timur Mynbaev, among others.
Records of opuses by Boris Tchaikovsky, Herman Galynin, Anatoly Lyadov, and Sergey Taneyev performed by Olga Solovieva have been released by Naxos, Toccata Classics, Albany Records, and Northern Flowers labels. Olga also made several recordings for radio in Ireland and Brazil. These achievements were highly appreciated in publications of the magazines Gramophone, American Record Guide, International Record Review, Fanfare, Opus, Tempo, and in the British newspaper The Guardian.
Olga Solovieva teaches Chamber Ensemble at the Gnessins College of Music, Moscow, and regularly has given master classes in Belgium and Ireland.

Tue

26

Mar

2019

"The Way of Beauty of Alexey Stanchinsky"

Olga Solovieva participated in the musical event "The Way of Beauty of Alexey Stanchinsky". It took place at the Glinka House-Museum (Glinka's birth place) at Novospasskoe (Smolensk Region).

 

Ольга Соловьева приняла участие в празднике "Путь красоты Алексея Станчинского" (Новоспасское, Смоленская область).

См. подробнее: репортаж на сайте Смоленского Музея-заповедника, обзор О. Сурковой ("Смоленская газета").

 

 

Sat

24

Nov

2018

Nomination to International Classical Music Awards

The CD with the music of Boris Tchaikovsky, recorded by Christopher Marwood, Haik Kazazyan and Olga Solovieva, is nominated to the 2019 International Classical Music Awards (ICMA).