Lola's Statement on receiving the Kinéo Award at the 78th Venice Film Festival 

September 1, 2021 - There are only two truly universal languages that connect all of us: the language of moving pictures and the language of music. As a part of the Venice International Film Festival, the Kinéo Award has established itself on the crossroads of cinema and music, recognizing artists from both worlds. 

I am very honored to receive this year’s Kinéo Arte Award for music and humbled by the names of the previous laureates like Ennio Morricone, Oliver Stone, Natalie Portman - some of my all-time favorites. This year the recognition is particularly special for me, as it coincides with the release of my new album “Love in the time of Covid” - a collection of deeply personal musical reflections from recent months. 

I’m grateful to the Venice International Film Festival organizers, to Rosetta Sannelli – founder and director of the Kinéo Award, and to the Italian film, music and fashion communities for their endless creativity and inspiration! Finally, I am grateful to all my fans: you add an enormous meaning to everything that I do, and I am very happy to share this moment with all of you! 


P.S. I am excited to share that my dress for the Kinéo Red Carpet and the Awards Ceremony will be specially created by the Italian couturier Eleonora Lastrucci and following the festival it will be auctioned off with all the proceeds going to support a scholarship for an Afghan refugee student.

The Popular Piano Collection 

14 June, 2021 - The most popular piano compositions of the last two decades are finally available on one album.  The Popular Piano Collection features studio recordings of Lola's arrangements of some of the most requested and watched piano compositions in the world, including the tracks from Lola's Lockdown Series.

Get the full album on Apple Music, Spotify, and every major digital platform.  Click HERE to get Lola's music scores.


January 04, 2021Tango takes center stage in Lola's latest collaboration with the extraordinary violin & viola master David Aaron Carpenter.  Passion and virtuosity are at the center of Lola's arrangement of Carlos Gardel's classic Por Una Cabeza.  WATCH IT on YouTube and  FIND IT on every major audio platform.


5 December, 2020 - "SHE" by the late great Charles Aznavour is one of Lola's all-time favorite melodies.  GET Lola's original piano arrangement on iTunes and every major digital platform.

Minute Waltz 

30 October, 2020 - Lola's rendition of the famed Chopin's "Minute Waltz" is now on YouTube.  WATCH it and leave your comment!

Rach in Pink 

20 October, 2020 - Pink is the color of passion and there is hardly a more passionate romantic piece than Rachmaninoff's Moment Musicaux No.4 and hardly a more impassioned performance than that of Lola.  WATCH this third video release from the upcoming new album.