Holiday Student Concert was a Success!

Despite of ongoing pandemic, Student Holiday Concert at Southminster Church was a Success this year! We all worked hard, prepared, managed and organized our recital as a community of parents, students and teachers. We thank our piano accompanist Wayne for playing with us, we really appreciate it. Also special thanks to videographer Manuel for his…

House Concert with pianist Frederick Lacroix

An amazing little concert in a living room of one of my adult violin students took place last Saturday! Frederick Lacroix at the piano and myself on violin , we played Spring sonata by Beethoven, Schubert’s Sonatina no 1 and Vocalise by Rachmaninoff at the end. Everyone enjoyed the beautiful music right at their sight…

Christmas Music at Prince of Wales Retirement Community

What a treat for residents of Prince of Wales Retirement Community to have a violinist performing during their special Christmas dinner last week! Christmas carols, new and old Holidays songs flavoured by classical favourites played with wit and passion by Anna Baksheeva with backing tracks accompaniments. Everyone had blast, even staff danced around and had…

Holiday Student Concert on December 12

Anna Baksheeva Music Academy Presents: “Let’s Share Music and Joy of Christmas Again!”  Date: December 12, 2021 Time: 6pm-8pm Long awaited Holiday Student Recital is here this year! Covid-19 virus has taking all the performance opportunities from us for too long and still continue to do so…  Yet we decided to dare to prepare for…

New Duo Partner: Guitarist Dejan Rafailovic

Exciting news! Duo Pleiades is happy to welcome Dejan into our team and looking forward for many great music making moments, concerts and weddings with him! Great skills, professional music education, ton of concertizing experience and performance full time career in Europe and Canada. Warm Welcome and Best Wishes to Dejan!

What a Fantastic Wedding Season This Year !

Anna Baksheeva has been truly blessed with so many weddings booked this Spring-Summer-Fall season! More than ever before weddings and special events clients are asking for a violin performance or duo with guitar! We are very grateful and happy to share music almost every weekend with people in Ottawa-Gatineau and travel all around to bring…

New! Irish Harp and Violin Duet

Exciting new duet is here and available for bookings! Please welcome Susan Toman on Irish Harp newly joined by Anna Baksheeva on violin and their duo that makes pretty heavenly sounds for the ears! This new string duo is available for WEDDINGS, YARD AND HOUSE CONCERTS, SPECIAL EVENTS AND MUCH MORE. Type of repertoire that’s…

2021 RCM Exams Participation

Shout Out to 2021 RCM Violin Exams Participants !This year we had two student who took Royal Conservatory violin exams. They worked hard and prepared all the requirements for their summer remote examinations. We give shout out to Valentina who did level 2 violin and got 88 out of 100 at June exam and Jeff…

First Video Student Recital

Our First Pandemic Style Video Student Recital Winter 2020-2021 Anna Baksheeva Music Academy celebrated our first pandemic style video recital where most of our students performed their pieces and Christmas tunes on video. It’s very exciting to see how our regular students and the brand new beginner students are playing and working hard after just…