|Date of birth:||10.03.1993|
|Competition:||International Competition for Violin, Kloster Schöntal 2013
|Prize:||2nd Prize and EMCY Prize
Olga was born in 1993 in Prague. At the age of four, she began her violin education with her mother Rimma Kotmelová who is a graduate of the Moscow Conservatory in class of prof Viktor Pikajzen. Aged eight years, she started her formal violin education at the music school of Prague under the tutelage of prof. Jiří Fišer under whom she now studies at the Prague Conservatory.
In 2001 and 2003, Olga was awarded second prize at the Prague Junior Note competition and placed second twice at the International Kocian Violin Competition.
In 2011 Olga had the opportunity to take part in Pilsen Master class with Ida Haendel and won the first prize and the laureate title in the Competition of Czech Conservatories.
Following previous successful participation in competitions, in 2013 Olga was awarded first prize at the international competition BRAVO! in Belgium and the second prize and EMCY Prize at the International Competition for Violin, Kloster Schöntal (Germany).
In 2006 she gave a joint concert with members of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Olga also performed three times in the Rudolfinum with Josef Suk and three times as a soloist in 2008, 2010 and 2012.
Listen to Olga here.
J.S. Bach, Sonata No. 1 in G minor BWV 1001
J.S. Bach, Sonata No. 2 in A minor BWV 1003
J.S. Bach, Partita No. 1 in B minor BWV 1002
J.S. Bach, Partita No. 2 in D minor BWV 1004
E. Ysaye, Sonata No. 2 for Violin solo 'Obsession'
E. Ysaye, Sonata No. 5 for Violin solo
A. Honegger, Sonata for Violin solo
K. Maratka, Sonata No. 6 for Violin solo
N. Paganini, Caprice No. 9, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23
M. Tarbuk, Danza di corde for Violin solo
G.P. Telemann, Fantasie for Violin solo No.7 in E flat Major
H. Wieniawski, Etudes op. 18 No. 2,3,4,5
J.S. Bach, Double concerto in D minor BWV 1043
L.van Beethoven, Piano Trio in C minor No. 3
J. Brahms, Trio for Violin, French Horn and Piano in E flat Major
M. Dupré, Trio for Violin, Violoncello and Organ
A. Dvořák, Quartet No. 12 in F Major
A. Dvořák, Piano Trio No. 4
A. Dvořák, Piano Quintet No. 2
J.W. Kalliwoda, Duo for two violins in B flat Major
W.A. Mozart, Oboe Quartet in F Major KW 370
W.A. Mozart, Laudate dominum for Violin and Soprano
W.A. Mozart, 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik'
R. Schumann, Piano Quintet in E flat Major
G.P. Telemann, Duo for Violin No. 1 in G Major
L.van Beethoven, Sonata No. 3 in E flat major
L.van Beethoven, Sonata No. 9 in A minor
J. Brahms, Sonata No. 2 in A Major
A.Corelli, Sonata in A Major for Violin and basso continuo No. 9
B. Martinu, Sonata No. 3 for Violin and Piano
J. Kocián, Serenade in D Major
J. Kocián, Intermezzo pitoresque
F. Kreisler, Capprice Viennois
O. Novácek, Perpetuum mobile
F. Ondříček, Scherzo capriccioso
O. Ševčík, Holka modrooká
J. Suk, Four pieces for Violin and Piano
P. Tchaikovsky, Melodie in E flat Major
H. Vieuxtemps, Tarantella
H. Wieniawski, Variations on an original theme
F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in E minor op.64
W.A. Mozart, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major KW 218
W.A. Mozart, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in A Major KW 219
C. Saint-Saëns, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 3 in B minor
J. Sibelius, Concert for violin and orchestra in D minor op. 47
P. Tchaikovsky, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major
A. Vivaldi, Four Seasons, II Summer
A. Vivaldi, Concerto for four Violins in B minor
If you are interested in working with Olga, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.