Sofiko Tvauri – Cello and Piano
Sofiko Tvauri was born in 1988 in Latvia. She began cello and piano studies at the age of 9, attending the Jelgava music school and college in Latvia, before going on to complete both a Batchelors degree and a Masters in Performance from the Royal college of Music, London.
Sofiko is a multiple award winning performer, having played in competitions all over Europe, including winning first place in a ‘Talent of Latvia’ national competition in 2002. Her performances include playing in a chamber group with Julian Lloyd Webber and Valentin Erben, and she has played in prestigious venues such as Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Cadogan Hall, Wagner Hall, St. James`s Church Piccadilly in London, Culture Hall, President Hall and Moscow Hall in Latvia, and Tbilisi State Conservatory in Georgia.
At the moment she is focused on a teaching and holding Deputy position at Royal College of Music, and she is a personal assistant of Mr.Boyarsky at RCM and at his summer Masterclass in Recanati.
Her 10 years of teaching experience, both in schools and privately, has also led to a 100% success record for her students in ABRSM exam grades 1-8, as well as successfully preparing her students for competitions and performances.