British opera star Emily and award-winning pianist Marina infuse operatic pop, jazz standards, movie soundtracks, musical theatre with classical precision.
Emily graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music with an Honours Degree. Her operatic roles include Dorabella in Cosi fan Tutte, Olga in Eugene Onegin as well as performances of Carmen, Clemenza di Tito and Die Fledermaus. Emily has performed at Wembley Stadium, opening FA Cup finals, the Royal Albert Hall, The Welsh National Eisteddfod and St Paul’s Cathedral. She has worked with pop singer-songwriter Conor Maynard, acclaimed Tenor Russell Watson on his ‘One Man Only’ Tour and toured with Bravo Amici.
Marina started playing piano aged four and was titled ‘Most Promising Young Pianist’ in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Marina won the First Federal Prize of Germany and the Steinway Piano Competition in Munich. Since completing her Masters Degree in Piano Performance in Germany, Marina moved to London to work on her album together with UK’s leading classical-crossover producer John Haywood combining classical greats by Bach, Rachmaninoff and Elgar with sumptuous symphonic versions of modern classics like U2, Madonna and Coldplay. Most recently Marina coached Dame Maggie Smith for her film role as a pianist in ‘The Lady in the Van’.
Marina and Emily are available for all kinds of events and concerts or recitals.