You don’t want to miss the WTA Croatia Bol Open finals: Nina Badrić before the singles finals, Lola Astanova after!
Trophy ceremony will be accompanied by the world-famous pianist, Lola Astanova. The Croatian audience knows her by duets with Croatian cellist Stjepan Hauser. The doubles finals will be played on June 9 (Sunday) at 3 PM and after that, you will enjoy Nina Badrić concert at 7 PM followed by the final match at 8 PM. Beautiful and talented Astanova will take care of the magnificent atmosphere during and after trophy award ceremony at the BlueSun Tennis Center Zlatni rat at Bol at the island Brač.
You can buy daily tickets, finals tickets and tournament tickets here.
Lola Astanova is an Uzbek-American pianist. Her shows are famous for her interpretations of compositions by Chopin, Liszt and Rachmaninoff, visual performance, and piano transcriptions. Astanova started touring as a concert pianist at the age of eight. She performed in Germany, France, Austria, Italy and Russia in both solo programs and performances with orchestras. She was only 12 when she became a laureate at the International Chopin Competition for Young Pianists in Moscow. Two years after that she was featured in the UNESCO documentary “Prodigies of the 20th Century”.
She performed at the Carnegie Hall, the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City, teamed up with Jahja Ling several times, performed with Eduardo Marturet and the Miami Symphony Orchestra, Ramón Tebar and the Palm Beach Symphony and Gerard Schwarz with the All-Star Orchestra.
Vogue: “…a transfixing performance by pianist Lola Astanova…”
CNBC: “Lola’s private performance is on CNBC’s Top 10 Signs You Are Super Rich…”
Chicago Tribune: „Alice Tully Hall is still resounding to the music of the beautiful and talented piano virtuoso Lola Astanova…“
NBC: “One of the most talented pianists in the world is making her debut at Lincoln Center…”
In January 2019 she announced her first European Solo Tour. In November 2019 she will be performing live on the most prestigious stages in Ljubljana, Zagreb, Belgrade, Skopje, Sofia, Prague, Berlin, Vienna and Munich! And, of course, this summer in Bol at #CroatiaBolOpen.
She is lefthanded, she always plays in heels and she doesn’t have a favourite composer but Rachmaninoff is on top of her list.
WTA Croatia Bol Open program here!
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