Katia Jurova (Katsiaryna Kaliasniova is the full name) – was born in Minsk, Belarus. Graduate from Belarusian State Academy of Music and Moscow State Conservatory named after P.Tchaikovsky. Had learned piano from the honored teacher of the Republic of Belarus professor L. Vasilieva, docent of Belarusian State Academy of Music T. Volodko, outstanding concert pianist and docent of Moscow State Conservatory Andrew Shibko and Honored artist of the Republic of Tajikistan Inoyatova Gulchehkra. Katia is a laureate of several international competitions such as Chopin International piano competition for young pianist (Poland, 1994), Liszt Memorial Prizes International Open Piano Competition (Hong Kong, 2011). For several years Katia worked for Belarusian National Concert Orchestra. Since 2010 she works for Lingnan Normal University(LNU) Guangdong, China. Her students are laureates of various international competitions and continue their study in abroad.