Olga Pashchenko is one of today’s most versatile performers on the keyboard, from organ and harpsichord to fortepiano and modern piano. In her worldwide performances she demonstrates a passionate personality, virtuosity, wealth of colour and sensitivity towards the broad repertoire that she performs on these different keyboards. Olga, born in Moscow, was a laureate at the all-Russian Young Pianists Competition when she was 7 years old and she entered the famous Gnessin Music School in Moscow, where she graduated with honours in 2005. She continued her studies at the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory fortepiano, modern piano, harpsichord and organ, and graduated with honours in 2010. She has studied fortepiano and harpsichord with Richard Egarr at the Conservatory of Amsterdam, where she received her master degree ‘cum laude’ in fortepiano in 2013 and harpsichord in 2014.
Olga currently enjoys a busy career as a soloist, chamber musician and orchestral soloist. She has made numerous radio and cd-recordings and played in several TV performances. Olga has recently been appointed as fortepiano professor at the Conservatory of Amsterdam.