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BIOGRAPHY

Yulia Berry has over 25 years of continuous teaching experience at all levels, both in the US and Europe. Her students have been award winners at various music competitions and won placements in the New England Conservatory's Massachusetts Youth Wind Ensemble and Baroque Ensemble, the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra (BYSO), Junior and Senior Districts, All-State Festival, and the Longy School's Ensembles and Orchestras.  

Yulia Berry has earned a Doctor of Music Arts (DMA) degree focused in Flute Performance, Pedagogy and Music Education from the Saint Petersburg State Conservatory named after N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov (Russia). She has also earned a Master of Music degree (M.M.) with majors in Flute Performance, Pedagogy and Band Conducting, with Honors (Cum Laude) from The Saint-Petersburg State Music College named after M.P. Mussorgsky in Russia.

Among her mentors are Olga S. Chernyadeva, Professor and Honored Artist of Russia, Irina P. Pimenova, Honored Artist of Russia and Vasily Viland, soloist of The Maryinsky Theater Symphony Orchestra.

She has attended/participated in numerous festivals and master classes, including Aurele Nicolet (Switzerland), Trevor Wye (UK) and Sir James Galway master classes.

Yulia Berry's performances in diverse venues and festivals have included Saint-Petersburg State Academic Capella, the Glazunov Concert Hall (SPb, Russia), The Glinka Philharmonic Chamber Hall (SPb, Russia), The Sheremetev Palace (SPb, Russia), The Beloselsky-Belozersky Palace (the former home of the Russian Emperors, SPb, Russia), The Mansion of Princess Vera F. Gagarina (the House of Composers, SPb, Russia), The Rimsky-Korsakov Museum (SPb, Russia), The House of Kochneva (SPb, Russia), The Palace of Grand Prince Vladimir Romanov (The House of Scientists, Spb, Russia), The Polovtsev Mansion (The House of Architects, Spb, Russia), The Dnepropetrovsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre (Ukraine), The Smolny Cathedral Concert Hall (Spb, Russia), SKIF - 4, 5, 6 Festivals (Saint-Petersburg, Russia), "Folk-Marathon-2001" (Petrozavodsk, Russia), «Faces Ethnofestival» (2001, Finland), The Central House of Artists (Moscow, Russia), Boston Public Library, numerous openings and other events.

She extensively toured Russia and Finland with The Vermicelli Orchestra from 1999 to 2002 and appeared with The Vermicelli Orchestra in live performances on TV and Radio.

She has done recording studio work for classical and pop singers.

Yulia Berry is Founder and Artistic Director of New England Flute Institute, where traditions meet exploration. NEFI nurtures musical development, performance skills and inspires artistic excellence in all our students - from beginners to emerging professionals - by offering well-rounded music education, access to learning resources and opportunities to work closely with some of today’s leading Flute Artists. 

She has been residing in Boston, MA where she also manages her successful Yulia Berry’s Flute Studio. 

Yulia Berry along with renown Italian flutist Onorio Zaralli founded Web Flute Academy - an online institution, using best e-learning tools, blended with live webinars and offered worldwide and International magazine & community "The Babel Flute" with a goal to bring flutists from all continents together. The Babel Flute publishes latest flute research, offers flute forum, a job board, flute quizzes and games, a shop and more. All content is instantly translated to over 100 languages.

Yulia Berry is Co-Founder and Sponsor of the Annual Open Flute Competition "Young Virtuoso", held in Saint-Petersburg, Russia since 2012 and also supported by the Foundation of Maestro Yuri Temirkanov

She was interviewed by a popular Internet magazine The Flute View and later became Editor of Chattoir Editorials - the Internet community, created for artists and musicians. On this platform she interviewed and promoted some of the best and brightest musicians of today.

Yulia Berry has fine computer and programming skills and created many websites, digital products and Mobile apps. She is also Creator and Developer of the popular free mobile app All About Flute.

Romanian-Canadian composer Marius Herea, Italian flutist and composer Onorio Zaralli, American composer Eugene Magalif dedicated their pieces to Yulia Berry.

In 2018 and 2019 Yulia Berry was in the jury of the International Internet competition My Favorite Flute

Yulia Berry was the author of the innovative idea, a co-organizer and one of the judges for "Eugene Magalif's Flute Concerto International Competition 2018". It was held online in November 2018. The competition received a tremendous amount of attention on social media, got over 150000 views in total and had 18 finalists from 10 countries.
 More information on the competition.


 

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Sharon, MA location

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OTHER PROJECTS

NEW ENGLAND FLUTE INSTITUTE

Yulia Berry is Founder and Artistic Director of the New England Flute Institute, where traditions meet exploration. NEFI nurtures musical developement, performance skills and inspires artistic excellence in all our students - from beginners to emerging professionals - by offering well-rounded music education, access to learning resources and opportunities to work closely with some of today’s leading Flute Artists. NEFI is located in Sharon, MA.

            

THE BABEL FLUTE

Yulia Berry is Founder and Director of International magazine & community "The Babel Flute" with a goal to bring flutists from all continents together. The Babel Flute publishes latest flute research, offers flute forum, a job board, flute quizzes and games, a shop and more. All content is instantly translated to over 100 languages.

ALL ABOUT FLUTE

Yulia Berry is the creator and the developer of the web resource ALL about FLUTEThis is a must have for flute players of all skill levels and disciplines. With useful links, streamlining notifications, and informative articles, "ALL about FLUTE" serves as a gateway into the world of flute.

  

ONLINE PUBLISHER / EDITOR / INTERVIEWER

Yulia Berry is interviewer and editor at Chattoir Editorials - an exciting addition to the Internet community ChaTToir!, created for artists and musicians.

WEB FLUTE ACADEMY

Yulia Berry is co-founder, along with renowned Italian flutist Onorio Zaralli, of Web Flute Academy. Web Flute Academy (WFA) is an online institution, offering an innovative way to learn the flute by blending best e-learning tools and live video meetings, while using the most advanced computer and mobile technology, as of today. Web Flute Academy is for anyone, who wants to dramatically improve their flute and performing skills, while studying in the convenient place and time. Visit WFA at www.webfluteacademy.org