Famed Russian pianist Tatyana Pikayzen has performed to tremendous critical acclaim in the most prestigious halls across three continents. A top prize winner at the Chopin International Competition in Warsaw, the Moscow Piano Competition and a Recipient of the Chopin Society in Vienna, she has appeared as soloist with the Moscow Philharmonic, Warsaw Philharmonic, Ankara President Symphony, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, Russian National State Orchestra, Istanbul Symphony and countless others, in halls such as the Tchaikovsky, Great and Minor Halls in Moscow, Leipzig Gewandhaus, Isaac Stern Auditorium and Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Berliner Philarmonie, Rachmaninov Hall, National Concert Hall in Taipei, Warsaw Philharmonic Hall, the Musikverein in Vienna and many others, performing for such dignitaries as the last President of the USSR, Mikhail Gorbachev, as well as the President of Turkey Suleyman Demirel and UN Secretary-General, Kofi Annan. In addition to the long-standing duo with her father, the legendary Soviet violinist Viktor Pikayzen, she has performed with David & Igor Oistrakh, Vadim Repin, Regis Pasquier and appeared under the baton of Vassily Sinaiskiy, Tadeusz Strugala, Gurer Aykal and Saulus Sandeckis. Tatyana Pikayzen received her DMA, MM and BM from the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, where she was a student of Lev Oborin and Tatyana Nikolaeva. An internationally sought-after pedagogue, she has been on the faculties and given masterclasses in conservatories in Germany, France, Taiwan, Russia and the USA, including the Moscow State Conservatory, Ankara Conservatory and the Manhattan School of Music. Labeled as “”the Paganini of the keyboard” (Suddeutsche Zeitung) her recordings are treasured by music lovers, and her discography includes a compendium of the works of Ferenc Liszt on the “ArtClassic” label, as well as the complete piano-violin sonatas of Beethoven, Brahms and Bach. Her most recent recording is of the complete Chopin Ballads, recorded at Yale University in 2015, and released by the ArtClassic label in Moscow.