A native Russian, Ms. Yulia Zhuravleva is a representative of the Russian "passionate" style of violin playing. Ms. Yulia regularly performs as a soloist, member of chamber ensembles, and in professional chamber and symphony orchestras across the country and abroad.
Yulia's musicianship has been internationally recognized by receiving awards from the All-Russian Chamber Ensemble Competition (Russia;First Prize), Maria Yudina International Competition (Russia; Diploma of Honor), International Competition in Jyvaskyla (Finland; Second Prize), and Matinee Musicale (USA;Second Prize). She has performed at several summer festivals such as the Eastern Music Festival, the National Music Festival, Advanced Chamber Music Seminar, and the Modern Early Music Institute. Ms. Yulia holds a concertmaster position at the Union Symphony Orchestra in North Carolina and a member of Roanoke Symphony Orchestra in Virginia.
Currently Ms. Zhuravleva resides in Central Massachusetts continuing performance activity and teaching extensively in Greater Boston area.