Julia was born in 2007. She started playing piano in Turku Conservatory in Fall 2013. Jaana Luuppala as her teacher. Tommi Pounusaari teaches accompaniment. Julia got her diploma in syventävät opinnot in Spring 2021.
Julia has received prizes in Pianoaura competition – organized in Turku – in 2016 and 2019, in Steinway piano competition in Helsinki 2016, Stockholm international music competition 2017, international Tapiola piano competition in 2019, and in Canada Youth Piano Festival in 2021.
(Photo © Ville Hautakangas)