«...the next time Natalia Strelchenko comes to town, be there. Even before this 30-year-old pianist from Norway plays a note she lights up your life.» «genius at twinkling»
Natalia is a Russian-Norwegian actress and a keyboard player of international level, currently living in Manchester. She is considered to be one of the country’s most renowned solo pianists of international calibre.
Numerous international solo recitals including performances of 12 Transcendental Etudes by Franz Liszt at New York’s Carnegie Hall (2008)
4 solo recitals at Wigmore Hall (London) with fantastic international critics for her virtuosity and
exceptional stage charisma (her London recitals elicited a rare 5-star review from the Independent)
Featured on the front page of Musical Opinion magazine
«...when Natalia Strelchenko skips on like a carnival Pierrette, fun is clearly on the agenda» «bewitched as though by a miraculous child, how could I not buy her record?»
Public exposure includes several piano recitals, 11 CD, essays and articles, and ongoing TV and Radio broadcasts in both Norway and abroad.
«...I suspect we will be hearing much more of this engaging artist. Even before a few hectic encores, she had taken us on quite a ride».