Egle Jarkova

Egle Jarkova

Violin

Egle Jarkova has taught violin, chamber music, and orchestral repertoire classes privately and in music schools in Italy, Lithuania, and Boston. She is a founder and the artistic director of the International Summer Music Festival “Vivace Vilnius”. The festival attracts more than 180 international students from 16 countries and offers intensive master classes and free performances. The festival faculty from the U.S. brings the American music culture and esthetics to the Lithuanian audience.

Egle is a top prize winner of several national and international competitions. She performs widely in Europe and America, including in Albania, Austria, Croatia, Italy, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Puerto Rico, and more; and concert venues such as Carnegie Hall, Boston Symphony Hall, Beethoven Hall, Wiener Saal, Sala Tripkovich, and others. Egle debuted with the Albanian National TV and Radio Orchestra and Nashua Chamber Orchestra, Boston Conservatory String Orchestra, and Quincy Orchestra. As an active chamber musician, she performed with Yo Yo Ma, Lynn Chang, Petras Geniusas, Jemur Piano Trio, and Trigon Trio, and also performs with the Indian Hill Orchestra and other various orchestras and ensembles around New England. In addition to CCM, Egle teaches violin and chamber music in Boston, privately and at the Brookline Music School. She serves as the coordinator for Brookline Music School string department. 

Egle studied at the National M. K. Ciurlionis Art School, United World College of the Adriatic, and “Scuola Superiore Internazionale di Musica da Camera del Trio di Trieste”. She is also a graduate of the Boston Conservatory and Boston University.