VIII International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for Chamber Ensembles.

VIII International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for Chamber Ensembles.

Gloria&Ilana

Participant data

Name of the educational insititution Estonian academy of Theater and Music, Tallinn
Teacher Marje Lohuaru

Ensemble members

Gloria Ilves Estonia Violin
Ilana Makarina Latvia Piano

Members of the duo "Gloria&Ilana" Gloria Ilves (violin, Estonia) and Ilana Makarina (piano, Latvia) have met at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre. Their collaboration happened to be very successful and they decided to continue to play together. The musicians have taken part in many competitions in Latvia, Estonia, Russia, Italy, France, Lithuania, and many other countries as soloists, as well as members of a chamber ensemble. They have participated in masterclasses led by Evan Rothstein, Mari Tampere-Bezrodny, Ivari Ilja, Anna-Liisa Bezrodny, Natalia Lomeiko, Alexander Kobrin, and many others.

I round program

  1. Ludwig van Beethoven | Violin Sonata No. 8 · G major Op. 30/3
  2. Stasys Vainiūnas | Sonata for Violin and Piano · Op. 38

II round program

  1. Edward Elgar | Sonata for violin and piano · E minor Op. 82
  2. Erkki-Sven Tüür | "Conversio" for Violin and Piano ·