Valentina Igoshina was born in 1978 in the
family of musicians.
piano at the Moscow Central Music School
and then at the Moscow State Conservatory under
famous professors Sergei Dorensky and Larissa
At 1993 she is already the winner of the
first prize at the International young pianist
Competition in Poland. Then in 1997 she again
gets the first prize at the Rachmaninov Piano
Competition in Moscow.
brings up her musical carrier. Since that time
Valenyina has won several prizes in a several
competitions. In 2002: II prize of Atlanta international
competition, I prize of “Guliano Pecar”, in
2003: Laureat of “Queen Elisabeth Competition”
in Brussel.Valentina is a well-known member
of lots of musical festivals: Ohrid Summer,
Dushniki Zdori, Bath Festival, Ravello music
and many others
has played as a soloist with many famous orchestras:
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Halle Orchestra,
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Sophia Philharmonic
orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony orchestra.
She has recorded many CD's and other music on BBC Radio
3, Classical FM, Scottish BBC and sound tracks
to Tony Palmer’s movies “The Harvest of Sorrow”
and “The Starnge Case of Delphina Potocka”.