35 YULIN Maria

age 29

Universität der Künste Berlin 2013–
Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover 2009–2013
Jerusalem Conservatory Hassadna –2009

Maria Yulin (born 21 July 1988, St. Petersburg) started her musical education in St. Petersburg. She then emigrated with her family to Jerusalem, where she studied with Luiza Yoffe at Hassadna Conservatory. Graduating in 2009, she then continued her academic studies at the Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media under Gerrit Zitterbart. She is now living in Berlin and studying at the University of the Arts with Klaus Hellwig. In 2014 Maria Yulin was a prize winner at both the Filippo Trevisan and the Val Tidone International Piano Competitions.


First round

J. S. BACH Prelude and Fugue in F-sharp minor (WTK II)
CHOPIN Etude in C minor op. 10/12
SCRIABIN Etude in G-sharp minor op. 8/9
DEBUSSY Etude no. 1 ”Pour les ’cinq doigts’ d’après Monsieur Czerny”
BEETHOVEN Six Bagatelles op. 126
LIGETI Etude no. 4 ”Fanfares” (1985)

Second round

SCRIABIN Sonata no. 9 op. 68
SAARIAHO Arabesques et adages
SIBELIUS Opus 76: II Etude, V Consolation, VII Affettuoso, IX Arabesque, X Elegiaco, XIII Harlequinade
BRAHMS Sonata no. 2 in F-sharp minor op. 2
PROKOFIEV Toccata op. 11


SCHUMANN Piano Quintet op. 44
SCHUMANN Piano Concerto op. 54