Galasw6 2016


Anete Graudina - Violin

Anete Graudina - Violin


Anete Graudina (violin) trained at a special music school first in Riga then in Moscow. She was a violinist with the Orchestra of the Latvian Opera and Ballet. She moved to London in 1995 where she teaches the violin. In 2004 Anete received  Postgraduate Diploma in performance from the London College of Music & Media.

She has performed widely as a recitalist and soloist in the UK at venues such as the Holywell Concert Room Oxford, St James Piccadilly, Burgh House Hampstead, at the Edinburgh Festival, and also abroad in Latvia, Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Sicily, Cyprus, and Canada. In 2006 she started giving a series of concerts each year at St Anne’s Church Kew to raise funds for their new piano.

Anete Graudina is also organising an annual May concert with the participation of invited soloists to play with orchestra. Since 2010  Anete has been holding regular classical music evenings at the Embassy of Latvia, in London. She is the founder member of Tangissimo, an ensemble dedicated to celebrate Piazzola’s tango music. Together with Aya Kawabata (piano) she has recorded a CD named “Romantic Bartok”. She plays a nineteenth-century French violin.

Anete Graudina Will be playing

First half

Méditation from Thaïs by Jules Massenet

"Czardas" Vittorio Monti

Second half

Hungarian Dances by Johannes Brahms