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Dr. Viossy arranges Oksana’s piano masterpiece “The Voice of Life” in Melodic Metal style.

Los Angeles, CA – April 2, 2017 - It was music at first sight. When Oksana’s management first heard Dr. Viossy’s outstanding Heavy Metal rendition of Beethoven’s third movement of Moonlight Sonata, they immediately contacted Dr. Viossy and proposed a creative collaboration between the two artists. The result is this dramatic, powerful and uplifting rendition of Oksana’s most meaningful original composition, “The Voice of Life.” (original piano version)

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Hello Friends!

Can you believe it's March already? We hope your new year is going very well. No complaints here, in fact we have a few exciting updates to share.

What's New

Oksana School of Music Grand RecitalOf interest to our students, we now have the exact date for the next Oksana School of Music Grand Recital: it's Sunday, May 7, 2017, 4pm. The location, as it's been for the past 3-4 years, is the prestigious Steinway Piano Gallery of Beverly Hills. Please mark your calendars and let us know if you are planning to participate. As customary, we will print yet another awesome Grand Recital Magazine! Details soon.

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WHERE:

TPepin’s Hospitality Centre
4121 N. 50th St.
Tampa, FL 33610

WHEN:

Thursday, April 6, 2017
6 pm to 8 pm

WHAT:

The Rotary Club's annual "Taste of Italy" benefit is known to sell out every year. It supports beautiful causes, features a gourmet Italian buffet, and boasts top-tier entertainment.

But this year, the benefit, slated for April, will likely sell out well in advance. Here's why in one simple word: Oksana.

...continue reading "Local Hero, OKSANA, Pianist To The Stars, Returns To Tampa Bay To Help Cause"

BEVERLY HILLS PIANIST TO THE STARS, OKSANA, SLATED FOR A BENEFIT CONCERT IN VALENCIA FOR SMILE TRAIN

LOS ANGELES, CA - To help children born with cleft lips and/or palates, concert pianist/composer Oksana Kolesnikova is scheduled to perform a special benefit concert at The Paseo Club in Valencia on Saturday, November 5, 2016.

...continue reading "Benefit Concert for Smile Train – Press Release"

Spring grand recital a success

This year's Spring Grand Recital took take place on Sunday, May 15, 2016 in the Steinway Gallery Beverly Hills located at 8801 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA.

Oksana School of Music Spring Recital 2016

You can see the recital program, photos and video when you click here.

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Oksana Kolesnikova is the founder of the Oksana School of Music serving Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Rancho Palos Verdes and Valencia Areas and is a successful artist and entrepreneur.

Ever wondered if playing an instrument is good for your brain?

When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes more like a full-body brain workout. What's going on? In a TED Ed video Anita Collins explains the fireworks that go off in musicians' brains when they play, and examines some of the long-term positive effects of this mental workout.

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