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Diana Ozoliņa is the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra’s principal cellist since 2004, and a member of the cello section in the Latvian National Opera Orchestra. She is an active solo performer and player of chamber music. Diana received Latvia’s Grand Music Award in 2008 for Outstanding Work in an Ensemble. The LNSO’s Dream Team cello band was established on Diana’s initiative, and she is the music director of the group. She also teaches at the Emīls Dārziņš Music School and she is a lecturer at the Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music. Former principal cellist of the Riga Chamber Musicians and the Riga Festival Orchestra.

Diana Ozoliņa completed the class of teacher Jānis Tīss at the Emīls Dārziņš Music School in 1977, and Eleonora Testeļeca’s class at the JVLMA in 1982. From 1983 to 1986, she honed her skills in an assistanship at the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory in the class of Natalia Shakhovskaya.