Recently described by James R. Oestreich, New York Times as:
‘…you had the sense that you were listening to the future, and the near future at that.’
In 2001 Svetlana received a full scholarship to study at The Purcell School, under Natalia Pavlutskaya. A scholarship to the Royal Northern College of Music saw her studying with Hannah Roberts from 2006, and Svetlana graduated with first class honours prior to completing a Master of Music in Solo Performance with distinction.
Svetlana participated in a number of festivals and summer courses among them: Three Choirs Festival, MBNA Chester Muic Festival, Piatigorsky International Cello Festival in Los Angeles, International Kronberg Academy Cello Masterclasses, London Masterclasses and Manchester International Cello Festival.
Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Hob. VIIb/1
Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major, Hob. VIIb/2
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191
Schumann: Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85
Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Opus 107
Works for Solo Cello
Bach: Suite No.1, 2, 3
Britten: Suite No.3 Op. 87
Lutoslawski: Sacher Variations for violoncello solo
G. Sollima: ‘Alone'
Carl Vine: 'Inner World'
Boccherini: Cello Sonata No.6 in A Major
Barber: Cello Sonata Op.6
Beethoven: Sonata for Cello and Piano Op.5 No.1 AND No.2
Sonata for Cello and Piano Op.69 No. 3 in A Minor
Sonata for Cello and Piano Op.102 No.5 in D Major
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata, D.821 in A minor
Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 1 in E minor, Op. 38
Sonata for Cello and Piano No.2 in F Major, Op. 99
Rachmaninov: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 19
Myaskovsky: Sonata for Cello and Piano No.2 in A minor, Op.81
Debussy: Sonata for Cello and Piano
Shostakovich: Sonata for Cello and Piano
Britten: Sonata for Cello and Piano in C Major Op. 65
Jerzy Bauer: Sonata in One Movement for Cello and Piano (1982)
Works for Cello & Piano
Beethoven: 12 Variations on ‘See the conqu’ring hero comes’, WoO45 | 7 Variations on ‘Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen’ WoO 46
Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, Op.70 | Drei Fantasiestücke, Op.73
Brahms: Seches Lieder, arrangement for cello and piano
Gabriel Fauré: Elegy, Op.24 |Après un rêve
Rimsky-Korsakov: Flight of the Bumblebee
Popper: Spinning Song, Op.55 | Tarantella in G major | Polonaise
Saint-Saëns: Le Cygne (Swan)
Webern: Three Little Pieces Op.11
Dmotri Smirnov: Toriel, Op.41
Alberto Ginastera: Pampeana No.2
James MacMillan: Kiss on Wood
To enquire about booking Svetlana for an appearance at your event, be it for a couple of pieces, a 20 minute showcase or a full 40 minute recital, please get in touch using the form.
Svetlana travels internationally from her home in Manchester - travel costs will be calculated on an individual basis.
Svetlana performs either as a solo cellist or with piano accompaniment. Please let us know your requirements and we will send you a quote.
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