Liina Žigurs

March 29, 2011 

Liina Žigurs (1977) started her musical studies at the age of 4. In 1995, she graduated from the Tallinn Music High School where she studied in the violin class of Ivi Tivik and the viola class of Maris Uffert. She continued her studies at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre under Maris Uffert and obtained her MA in the class of Prof. Aleksander Bobrovski. She has furthered her skills as a soloist and ensemble player in various master classes. She has performed as a soloist at the violin festival “Viiulimängud” (in Haapsalu). From 1998–2002 she was a viola teacher at the Tallinn Music High School. Since 1997 she is an orchestra member of the ENSO.
She has performed in various chamber ensembles and orchestras in Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Belgium, Germany, France, UK, Hungary, USA, etc. She has also performed in various orchestras such as the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, the Estonian National Opera Symphony Orchestra, the XXI Century Orchestra, Hortus Musicus Academic Orchestra, etc.