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Greta Gasser (Piano)

Since coming to the UK, Greta has given recitals in venues such as St. Martin in the Fields (London), Lansdowne Club (Mayfair), St. Ann’s Church, St Emmanuel’s Church and the RNCM Concert Hall (Manchester). Greta has also been involved in various musical projects which have included collaborating with other RNCM students when performing in Spotlight Concerts, Monday Recital Series, and competitions.  Her collaboration with the composer Aled Smith and the soprano Jenny Carson won second prize at the RNCM/MMU Rosamond Prize (Manchester, 2014).

Always interested in expanding her experiences with exciting projects, Greta has played the piano in the ITV Series Victoria as a hand double for Jenna Coleman starring as the young queen (UK, 2016). 

Greta studied at the Royal Northern College of Music and graduated from with Distinction the Masters of Music in Piano Performance degree. She studied with the distinguished teachers Helen Krizos and Frank Wibaut at the RNCM, Gabriela Nemes and Roxana Sava at George Georgescu Special Music and Arts High School (Romania), and Diana Brătan at the PianoForte Music School (Romania).  She was prize winner of the ‘George Georgescu International Music Performance Competition’ (Tulcea 2003-2011), the ‘W. A. Mozart International Music Competition’ (Targoviste 2008), and The National Olympiad of Music Performance (2003-2010). 

She is grateful for the generous support offered by the FW Wright Piano Scholarship, the Helen Rachael Mackaness Trust, the George Stanger Music Trust, and the Prodan Romanian Cultural Foundation.

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