Luba Podgayskaya is a Russian/Dutch pianist and harpsichordist. She has been living in the Netherlands since 2008. She is currently a repetiteur in Dutch National Opera Studio.  

Luba graduated from Saint-Petersburg State Conservatoire, obtained Double Master Diploma from Koninklijk Conservatorium  and Master Vocal Repetiteurship Diploma in Conservatorium van  Amsterdam.  

Luba has studied with Elena Seredinskaya, Jacques Ogg, Patrick Ayrton, David Kuijken, Alan Fraser, Nathalie Doucet, Jan-Paul Grijpink and Peter Lockwood.  

In 2014 Luba won 1st Prize in the International Piano Competition “Resonances” (Paris,  France).  

Recently Luba was participating in the projects/programmes such as Grote Zangers, De Wereld Draait Door, Grachtenfestival, Rotterdam Operadagen, Trentino Musci Festival with Music Academy International, Opera Forward Festival. 

Luba has worked with  Royal Conservatoire Den Haag,  Conservatory of Amsterdam, Opera Zuid, Opera2Day, Nederlandse Reisopera, Dutch National Opera Academy, Theater Transparant, McCray Operastudio and other companies.