Yulia Vershinina: Graduate Music Assistant
Yulia studied at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels and gained a PgDip and an MMus from the Royal Northern College of Music. She began studying the piano at the age of eight and has been an international performer since the age of 13. At 16 she was invited to perform at Carnegie Hall, New York. She has performed at many prestigious venues including St Martin-in-the-Fields, Bridgewater Hall and Hamburg Musikhalle. She played in the Rising Stars concert at the 5th International Music Festival in Viana Do Castelo, Portugal. Yulia has won a number of prizes at international music festivals, including first prize at the 2016 Wales International Piano Competition.