“Brenda Vongova performed at the series of Russian-themed concerts at Harvard University called ‘Moscow Nights’.  Her opening piece, Rachmaninoff’s Prelude in c-sharp minor, set the mood for the night and the highest standard of performance.  Ms. Vongova plays the piano with passion, maturity, and extraordinary refinement.”
~ Svetlana Dotsenko, Former President of the Harvard Russian Club


“Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music”
~ Sergei Rachmaninov

“Life is boring.  The weather is boring.  Actors must not be boring.  Life beats down and crushes the soul, and art reminds you that you have one.”
~ Stella Adler

"Art is the Queen of all sciences communicating knowledge to all the generations of the world."
 ~ Leonardo Da Vinci

“Your goal is to change the molecules in the room.”
~ Tom Todoroff, Mentor and celebrity acting coach.

"Beauty is at once the ultimate principle and the highest aim of art."
~ Goethe

"Art washes away from our souls the dust which is everyday life."
~ John Steven III Davies

“Poetry is the spontaneous over-flowering of emotion.”
~ William Woodsworth

“The piano is an orchestra with 88 ... things, you know.”
~ Vladimir Horowitz