Yakhlakova, Marina

Marina YakhlakovaMarina Yakhlakova (born July 20, 1991) is a prizewinning Russian classical pianist. She was a student at the Gnessin State Musical College for gifted children and later at the Moscow Conservatory. In 2011, Yakhlakova became the third person in her direct teaching line to win a competition dedicated to the namesake of Franz Liszt, after her teacher Alexander Strukov (in 1991) and his teacher, Lev Vlassenko (in 1956). She is also one of the last prizewinning pianists to be born in the Soviet Union, USSR.

Yakhlakova currently has an exclusive record contract with Master Performers. Her first CD album was recorded on a Mason & Hamlin Concert Grand in Australia and was released in February 2014 featuring Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition and Tchaikovsky/Pletnev’s Nutcracker Suite.

 

Marina Yakhlakova – Wikipedia