Galina Eguiazarova

Galina Eguiazarova

She was born in Russia in 1936. She studied at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow with Alexander Goldenweiser, where since 1961 she has developed her teaching career. She has collaborated as Assistant Professor with artists such as Tatiana Nicolaeva and Dmitri Bashkirov. She has also taught a numerous pianists who currently teach and perform at the main musical institutions throughout the world, as well as winners of national and international competitions. Among her most celebrated students are Maria Stembolskaya, Radu Lupu and Arcadi Volodos, who studied under her tutorship for several years. She has been honoured by the Russian Ministry of Culture for her teaching activities. In the 1993-1994 academic year, she entered the Reina Sofía Music School as assistant professor of Dmitri Bashkirov, Head Professor of the Fundación Banco Santander Piano Chair, and since 2000-2001, she is in charge of her own class at that same School.