Yshani Perinpanayagam

Samling Artist Programme: 2014

As a soloist, song accompanist, chamber musician and orchestral pianist, Yshani Perinpanayagam has performed at venues including Wigmore Hall, the Purcell Room, Queen Elizabeth Hall and the Amsterdam Concertgebouw, and at events including the Oxford Lieder Festival and the Soundings Platform for Contemporary Music.

Yshani is pianist of the Del Mar Piano Trio and company pianist of Rambert Dance Company.  She was assistant Music Director for the Royal Opera House west end transfer of Wind in the Willows, featuring CHROMA ensemble. She is currently performing with Piano Circus and Showstopper! The Improvised Musical.

Yshani was winner of the 10th Yamaha Birmingham Accompanist of the Year Award.  She is a Park Lane Group Artist and a Samling Artist. Yshani studied at the Royal College of Music and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama under John Barstow, Caroline Palmer and Andrew West. She is now a member of staff at the Royal College of Music Junior Department, teaching Musicianship and Composition.

Website: www.yshani.co.uk