Elisabeta Furtuna

Name: Elisabeta Furtună

Born: October 4, 1993

Contact details: betafurtuna@yahoo.com

Address: Cromwell Road, no. 53, More House, London, UK, SW7 2EH

Dimitrie Cantemir street, no. 86, Vaslui, Romania, 730038

 

Education

Bachelor of Music (Honours)

Royal College of Music (2012-2016), London, UK

Principal study – Piano

International Baccalaureate (2012)

Highschool Diploma and Level 3 Music Qualifications

The National College of Art “O. Bancila” Iași Romania(2008-2012)

 

Teachers

Ashley Wass, Royal College of Music, UK (2012-present)

Nigel Clayton, Royal College of Music, UK (2014-present)

Mike Moran (jazz piano), Royal College of Music, UK (2013-2014)

Roxana Ota, The National College of Art “O. Bancila”, Iași Romania (2008-2012)

Ana Sava, Music School Vaslui, Romania (2001-2008)

 

Awards obtained under the guidance of Roxana Ota

2014

  • 3rd prize at the National Piano Competition “Piano Artis”, Iasi, Romania

2013

-4’th prize at Romania National Music Contest

2011

  • 3rd prize at the National Piano Competition “Piano Artis”, Iasi, Romania
  • 2nd prize at the National Piano Competition “Victor Giuleanu”, Bucharest, Romania
  • Excellency diploma at the National Piano Festival “Pro Piano”, Cluj, Romania

2010

  • 2nd prize at the National Music Interpretation Competition “Miniatura Romantica”, Galati, Romania
  • 2nd prize at the International Music Interpretation Competition “Viva la Musica”, Zalau, Romania

 

Performing

2012-present

 

  • performing as a soloist and as part of chamber music groups
  • performing as part of film music orchestras
  • performing as part of young emerging colleague composers ensembles
  • performing in workshops organized by Sparks, Royal College of Music
  • working closely with fellow composition students and their works

 

Teaching

2012-present

  • private clients teaching (DBS checked)
  • teaching as part of workshops (Sparks, Royal College of Music)
  • practice supervisor
  • teaching assistant

-St. Paul’s School, London – Sparks workshop (2015)

-St Barnabas and St Phillip’s Primary School – Sparks workshop (2015)

 

Accompanist

2012-present

  • accompanying solo instrumentalists, singers and choirs

 

Music HUB – rehearsal accompanist for children choir performing with The Bach Choir at the Royal Festival Hall (2014)