biographies

Antonina Ovchinnikova

Was born in Kamensk-Uralskiy, Russia.

Completed Studies at the Music college "Gnesiny" by Alexander Vinitskiy and at the Academy of Music "Gnesiny" by Dmitriy Illarionov and Dmitry Murin.

Since 2011 Concert Studies at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna by Prof. Alexander Swete.

2015 Bachelor Diploma with distinction.

2015 debut at Wiener Musikverein, Austria, as a participant of the concert "Students of MDW".

Participation in master classes with Goran Krivokapic, Marcin Dylla, Lucio Matarazzo, Zoran Dukic, Petrit Çeku, Michal Nagy and Sanel Redžic.

Winner of a 3rd prize at the International Guitar Competition "Guitar Virtuosos" in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Winner of a 3rd prize at the International Guitar Festival in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Prize-winner of the Summer Academy "Allegro Vivo" in Horn, Austria.

CD recording together with the quartet "Consonance" (VP Music Media, Italy).
Performances in Russia, Estonia and Austria as a soloist, together with the "Kaluga Municipal Chamber Orchestra" under the direction of A. Levin, as well as a member of the Quartet "Consonance".

Member of Gitarrissima since 2014.