Nina was born in Plymouth, but from age 4 to 6 she and her family lived in Russia, where she started learning the piano and gave her first concert in St. Petersburg when she was only five years old. Back in England they lived in Exeter, where she was at the Maynard School and at age twelve she won a scholarship to Wells Cathedral School, where she is now a boarder studying A levels. At fourteen, in her Grade 8 Piano exam, she got the highest mark in the South-West. She has won various prizes at national and international competitions and won the Special Honourable Mention Diploma out of all competitors at the Windsor International Music Competition. September 2019 will see Nina taking up her scholarship to study at The Royal Northern College in Manchester, with Ashley Wass. Today, Nina’s recital will include music by Mozart, Schubert and Chopin.
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