Winner of the Leeds International Piano Competition 2015, Anna Tsybuleva was born in 1990 and grew up in Russia. She started piano studies at the age of six with her mother, Svetlana Tsybuleva, later continuing her studies at the Moscow Conservatory with Ludmila Roschina, and at the Basel Music Academy with Claudio Martinez Mehner.
Recent concerto appearances include with the Halle Orchestra under Sir Mark Elder, the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Basel Symphony Orchestra and the Mariinsky Orchestra.
Anna Tsybuleva's success at the Leeds International Piano Competition has led to many important engagements both in the UK and internationally, including recitals at the Salle Cortot Paris, Tonhalle Zurich, Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels, Klavier Festival Ruhr and Philharmonie Luxembourg and in Hong Kong. She also appeared at the Chipping Campden Festival in 2016, stepping in for Paul Lewis. Future engagements include the Halle and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestras, and at various festivals throughout the UK and internationally. In January 2017 she made her debut at the Wigmore Hall in London.