Born in Rostov-on-Don (Russia), London-based pianist Yulia Chaplina gave her debut performance aged 7, performing Bach’s Keyboard Concerto in F minor with the Rostov State Symphony Orchestra. Since then, she has performed extensively as a soloist in Europe and Asia in many of the world’s finest venues, including the Wigmore Hall in London, Berlin’s Philharmonie, the Grand Halls of the Moscow Conservatory and the St. Petersburg Philharmonia and Bunka Kaikan Hall in Tokyo. Yulia is the winner of 7 international piano competitions and was awarded the First Prize & the Gold Medal in the prestigious Tchaikovsky International Competition for Young Musicians. Yulia holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Arts (Berlin) and a Masters in Music from the Royal College of Music (London), where she was subsequently a Fellow. In addition, Yulia has studied with Mstislav Rostropovitch, Andras Schiff, Mitsuko Uchida, Paul Badura-Skoda, David Waterman, Steven Isserlis, Thomas Adès and Liliya Zilberstein. Artist’s website:

Programme to include Rachmaninov, Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky.