“Two musicians, merging into one sound,
one stream of music, one heart, one soul.”

Natalie Merfort - soprano

She studied classical singing in Berlin and graduated in jazz and pop music at Codarts in Rotterdam and Berklee College Of Music in Boston.

Svetlana Lohman - piano, alto

She studied piano and music theory at the Herzen State University in Saint Petersburg. She also obtained her PhD in philosophy and history of arts.

Alma means soul

Music is a universal force, far beyond that which words can express. “Alma” means soul. The Alma Duo wants to touch, move, comfort and take the listener on a journey to the essence of our being.

They perform various songs from their extensive repertoire such as sacred pieces by Bach, Pergolesi, Caccini, Pärt, Schubert, Mozart, Piazolla...

Romantic music by Brahms, Franck, Fauré and Dvorak ; Russian music by Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninov and arrange and perform folk songs for two voices, as well as a large repertoire of a capella songs


Ave Maria Bach Gounod

Video filmed in the amazingly beautiful and pure nature of Ticino Switzerland. Natalie Merfort seprano. Svetlana Lowman piano

How fair this spot Rachmaninov
I wonder as I wander


Going home
Ave Maria Lorenc
Ave Maria Piazzola
Maria Wiegenlied