Olga Dolgopolova

One of the best known and most respected drummers in Russia, and one of the country’s leading advocates for female players, Olga Dolgopolova started drumming in 2005 at the age of 18. The next year she entered the orchestral percussion program at the Sviridov musical college in Kursk, Russia.

After moving to Moscow in 2012, she became part of Linda’s Collective, with whom she worked with for 4 years, taking part in numerous live sessions, concerts and recordings.

At present, Olga works with the famous Russian singer Alsou as well as the band Seti. She is also in demand as an independent drummer and drum teacher in the Moscow area.