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Ilga Pitkevica, MA Mus, graduated from the Latvian Music Academy in Riga with honours in solo piano performance, piano teaching, accompaniment and chamber music. Before moving to the UK in 2002, Ilga taught piano, accompaniment and chamber music at the Academy and at the Emils Darzins Special Music School for Gifted Children. Ilga is the official accompanist for the International Cello Competition held bi-annually in Liezen, Austria.
As well as accompanying instrumentalists and singers, Ilga performs solo and chamber music in the UK and abroad. She also teaches private pupils at her home in Coton. Several of her pupils have been winners of the UK national piano competition run by the European Piano Teacher’s Association. Ilga serves on the EPTA UK Committee and since 2006 has been its Cambridgeshire Regional Organiser. She is also one of the Principal Tutors on the Piano Teachers' Course.
(Photograph with the kind permission of Lucy Cavendish Singers)