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"The Art of Piano Playing"
Piano Studio at the Fine Arts Building Downtown Chicago

Russian born concert pianist and distinguished piano teacher Dr. Yulia Lipmanovich brings to her Piano Studio a vast wealth of teaching and performing experience which enables her to successfully introduce young performers of any level and age to the beautiful world of music. Dr. Lipmanovich believes it is her role as educator to facilitate and motivate each student in finding a successful and fluid piano technique, exploring their individual creative abilities and performance skills while also developing the fundamental understanding and mastery of each composition learned and performed. Many of Dr. Lipmanovich's students have become outstanding performers and teachers, and have been accepted into such prestigious music programs as the Julliard School of Music, the Paris Conservatory of Music, and the Rubin Academy of Music in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.

Dr. Lipmanovich feels that her piano training with some of the world's greatest pedagogues (including Tatiana Nickolayeva, Rosina Lhevinne, Arie Vardi, Ian Hobson, Anthony di Bonaventura) has given her a sound technical and musical foundation, which she imparts to each student. Her teaching methods guide each student through a methodical and successful path in the musical learning process from developing musical and technical skills while providing her pupils with the important tools needed to develop focus in personal practice time and performance. Dr. Lipmanovich believes that music nourishes the soul, and that the concepts necessary in learning to play the piano well is easy for any student when a sound approach to playing the instrument is implemented at the earliest learning stages.

As a concert pianist Dr. Lipmanovich has appeared in major concert halls as soloist and with orchestras and chamber groups throughout Russia, Israel and in such prestigious venues in the United States such as Carnegie Hall and Alice Tully hall. A frequent radio and television performer, Dr. Lipmanovich recently performed at the Fazioli concert series broadcast on WFMT and Fourth Presbiterian Church in Chicago, and two CD's from this performances were released . She is developing a Music Program at Walder Educational Center in Chicago and is active teaching and performing. She has taught on the piano faculties of the Boston Conservatory, Boston College, Northeastern University, and the Rubin Conservatory of Music in Jerusalem.

Dr. Lipmanovich holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Piano Performance from the Juilliard School of Music in New York, where she studied with Madame Rosina Lhevinne on a full scholarship. She received a Masters Degree from the Rubin Academy of Music of the Tel Aviv University, where she studied with Prof. Arie Vardi on a full scholarship awarded by the University. Dr. Lipmanovich studied with Ian Hobson on a full scholarship at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana and was awarded her Doctorate in Piano Performance in 1998. Among her teachers were Anthony di Bonaventura, Rudolfo Caporally. To talk with Dr. Lipmanovich, please contact her at ylipmanovich@gmail.com or Mobil: 773-407-2852.

Just recently Dr. Lipmanovich performed several concerts here in Chicago among them are:

Solo Recital on 12/10/2010 at the Gala event of the Fine Arts Building at Curtis Hall inChicago IL at 7:00 pm. In a program : selected compositions of Khachaturian, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Lyadov, Rubinstein, Scriabin, Chopin. This event was Live streaming/broadcasting all over the world including the 765,000,000 internet users throughout Asia.

Solo recital on 10/08/2010 of All Chopin Program at the Fine Arts Building Recording Studio914 with Live Broadcast on Television at 410 s. Michigan Ave, Chicago IL This event was Live streaming/broadcasting all over the world including the 765,000,000 internet users throughout Asia.

Solo Recital on 10/22/2010 of All Chopin Program at the Fourth Presbyterian Church on Michigan/Chestnut, Chicago IL

Solo Recital on 11/17/2010 at Self Help Home. Chicago IL ALL CHOPIN PROGRAM;
On 02/03/11 Solo Recital in a program Beethoven and Schubert.

at the Fazioli concert event on 01/29/2011 Performing SchubertsTwo Impromptues: Op. 90 No. 3 ; Op. 142 No.3 "Theme and Variations"; Valse Sentimentale;
Serenade in D minor & Wanderer Fantasie Op. 15.

Studio Location
Fine Arts Building
410 S. Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605

Another location is in West Rogers Park in Chicago, IL 60645
(773) 407-2852