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Nina Kavtaradze was born in Moscow. She received her musical education at the Central Music School at the Moscow Conservatory in the class of T. E. Kestner and at the Moscow State Conservatory under the guidance of Professor L. N. Oborin.
She began her concert activity as a student at the conservatory and continued after graduation in most countries of the world. Her repertoire includes over 50 concerts with the orchestra, which she performed with conductors such as Maris Jansons, Yuri Aranovich, Kurt Sanderling, Leif Segerstam, Sir Charles Groves, Lamberto Gadelli, Osma Vanska, Jan Latham-Koenig and many others.
The pianist's repertoire covers all musical eras. Many works were recorded on CD and awarded with prizes. For example, her CD with all the piano works of Richard Wagner was named by the German music magazine "Neue Muzikzeitung", founded by Robert Schumann, one of the 10 best piano discs in 2000.
Nina Kavtaradze has been a member and chairman of the jury of many international competitions.