Works by Rachmaninov, Scriabin and Taktakishvili ( program details )
Galina Besner is a Russian pianist who graduated from the Sobinov State conservatory as solo pianist, artist of chamber music ensembles, concert accompanist and teacher. In the following years, she was performing and teaching in Russia, China, France, Italy, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Poland.
She played numerous solo recitals and concerts with orchestras (Saratov Philharmonic Orchestra, China Film Orchestra, China Festival Orchestra, International Chamber Orchestra of Beijng and Beijing ContemporAIR Orchestra) and participated in music, theater and opera productions (Bizet's « Carmen », Gounod's « Faust », Mozart's « Marriage of Figaro » and Gilbert and Sullivan's « Pirates of Penzance » among others).
She was teacher and accompanist of Saratov Music College (Russia), teacher at the International School of Beijing (China), professor at the conservatories of Vitry-sur-Seine, Montrouge and Choisy-le-Roi (France). Galina also enjoyed her eight years as accompanist for the Paris Choral Society at the American Cathedral.
Currently, Galina resides in Warsaw (Poland) where she continues to share her passion for music with students and to perform in Europe and Gulf Countries.
Rachmaninov Melody op3 No.3
Prelude op23 No 5
Scriabin 9 preludes op2, 9,15,16
2 études op8 No2,5
Khachaturian Masquerade suite