TAMILA AZADALIYEVA, piano

Originally from Uzbekistan, Tamila came to the United States to study with Oxana Yablonskaya at the University of Hartford Hartt School, where she received her Graduate Professional Diploma and then her Masters degree the following year, while studying with Luiz de Moura Castro.

Tamila has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in the United States, Italy, Spain, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. She has been guest soloist with several orchestras including the Hartford Symphony Orchestra.

An avid chamber musician, Tamila performs as a member of Clara Piano Trio and also as a duo with her partner, cellist Peter Dzialo. Tamila and Peter recorded two albums on the LPR label, which feature works for cello and piano by Schubert, Haydn, Popper, Bach-Kodaly and the never before recorded cello sonata by Rhene-Baton.

Tamila currently resides in West Hartford, CT, and teaches piano at the University of Connecticut, University of Hartford and Loomis Chaffey School.