Наталья Колкер, орган
Born in the city of Novokuibyshevsk.
In 1984 graduated from the special music school-lyceum of Novosibirsk state conservatory (piano class of the associate professor S.P. Gindis). She participates actively in the concert life of the conservatory and lyceum (solo performances, participation in chamber ensemble, and performances with the choir of Novosibirsk Conservatory). Since 1985, she has been assisting organ touring concerts.
In 1991 she graduated from Novosibirsk State Conservatory (Academy) named after M.I. Glinka, piano faculty (classes of I.V. Urvalov, L.E. Aleksandrovsky). During the study at the Conservatory she trained organ by an optional faculty (class of assistant professor Z.G. Feldgun).
From 1990 to 1998 she worked as a concertmaster at Novosibirsk Conservatory on the chair of choral conducting and the chair of opera and symphony conducting.
In 1994 she returned to Novosibirsk State Conservatory class of the assistant professor A.V. Chulovsky), and after the departure of the teacher, continued her studies at Kazan Conservatory (class of the People's Artist of Tatarstan, Professor R.K. Abdullin).
She underwent training with the foreign leaders of organ art: L. Kremer, (Germany), P. Dicke (Germany), A. Schmidt (Switzerland), M. Chapuis (France), U. Bombardelli (Italy).
She performed with concerts in Novosibirsk, Tomsk, Kemerovo, Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk, Marks (Saratov region), Kaunas, Vilnius, Trakai, Skuodase (Lithuania). The repertoire is quite extensive - from the works of old masters (I. Pachelbel, S. Scheidt, J. Sveelink, J. Fuchs, D. Buxtehude, JS Bach) to the music of the Siberian composers (Yu. Aschepkov, N. Lantuat, R Stolyar, Yu. Yukechev).
Since 1998 he works as a cantor and organist in the Catholic church of Novosibirsk and gives regularly concerts in the Catholic Cathedral.
Since 2007 he has been working as a soloist of Novosibirsk State Philharmonic Society. She collaborated with different ensembles: Choir Ensemble "Markell's Voices", Chamber Choir, Chamber Orchestra.