Olga Jørgensen - klaver

Olga Jørgensen
Olga has enjoyed performing in the UK, Norway, Poland, Spain and Malta as a soloist and as a chamber musician. In 2016 she was selected as one of the soloists for "De Unges Konsert" with the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and she was the 2017 recipient of the YAMAHA Foundation Scholarship for Scandinavia. As the winner of the Norwegian Music Competition for Youth five times, she has performed at distinguished venues in Norway such as Troldhaugen in Bergen and at the University Aula in Oslo.

Other highlights include being a CAVATINA Chamber Music Fellow at the Royal Academy of Music in London and the winner of the St Martin in the Fields Chamber Music Competition and the Malta International Music Competition. Olga graduated from the Royal Academy of Music with a First Class Honours degree in 2015 where she studied with Hamish Milne and two years later she graduated with a Masters degree from the Norwegian Academy of Music where she studied with Håvard Gimse and Kathryn Stott.

Olga´s newest venture is into the world of opera and Lieder, and she has also completed a Masters degree as an opera repetiteur with Boris Schafer at the Norwegian Opera and Ballett. She has taken part in the Oxford Lieder Festival performing a Norwegian programme with mezzosoprano Eira Sjaastad Huse, she was the pianist for the "Carmen on tour" production for Bergen Nasjonale Opera and most recently she opened the spring season 2021 at Troldhaugen in Bergen with soprano Eldrid Gorset.

She has performed at various music festivals such as Midtåsen Kulturfestival, Johan Halvorsen Musikkfest, Mozartfestivalen i Fredrikstad, Hemsingfestivalen, Oxford Lieder Festival, Victoria Arts Festival in Malta, and she has worked with musicians such as Solveig Kringlebotn, Trond Halstein Moe, Isa Katharina Gericke and Vilnius String Quartet.