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The Flint Journal, March 2007
“Svetlana Smolina played with astonishing dynamism and skill. Her rendition of the wildly difficult cadenza of Rachmaninoff 3 rd Concerto was most impressive"
Michael Tumelty, The Herald Tribune

“Svetlana Smolina showed her teeth and her muscles in a huge performance of one of the most interesting pieces of the long afternoon: a very rare outing for a one-piano arrangement a suite from The Firebird”

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Marcia Fulmer, The Elkhart Truth


It was the artistry of the 20- year old pianist that brought the audience to its feet... Mrs. Smolina was in complete control of the emotionally lyrical, technically intimidating work... Mrs. Smolina's incredibly fluid- and incredibly strong- fingers invested each change of mood and movement with exactly the right texture, depth and sense of being…In Svetlana Smolina, Rachmaninoff's Third found a perfect match.. She was phenomenal!”

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Биржа + Карьера, Светлана КНЯЗЕВА.

Восходящая мировая звезда, пианистка Светлана Смолина - наша землячка. Восемь лет назад она уже была героиней нашего издания. Тогда, в конце девяностых,

Каждый концерт для меня — праздник

Красный Сормович, №28, 2006г. Гость номера.

Большой путь многих из нас начинается с малой родины. Пианистка Светлана Смолина родилась и выросла в Сормове. А сегодня она выходит на сцены знаменитых концертных залов, выступает с великими музыкантами современности.

Ludmila Patiaeva, Nizhny Novgorod Times

"The image of a young lady immediately disappeared when Svetlana touched the keys. In Griffes Sonata the harsh pressure of the nervous motives interchanged with the falls into the silence, the madness and hope competed with each other for the right of the existence. The romantic contrasts, the falls and the raises especially impressed in the romantic Etudes of Chopin and in the Liszt “Mephisto Waltz”. The success of the entire concert was obvious: Svetlana Smolina presented herself as the professional of the highest rank.”

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