ROMANTICISM: Explore the late George Colerick's fascinating series of articles encroaching on the subjects of melody, romanticism, operetta and humour in music.
Russian pianist Anna Tsybuleva was born on 12 August 1990 and began to play the piano at the age of six, with her mother, Svetlana Tsybuleva, as her first teacher. She studied at the Moscow Conservatory and at the City of Basel Music Academy in Switzerland.
She won a series of competitions, including, in 2015, the Leeds International Piano Competition. Reviews of her performances since then have been rather mixed.
Further information: annatsybuleva.com
Ensemble. 'Three Bs' with a Twist - Russian pianist Anna Tsybuleva, heard by Mike Wheeler
Alert Playing - Anna Tsybuleva plays C P E Bach, Beethoven and Schubert, impressing Mike Wheeler