Viktoriya Ryapolova


The Russian ballet pianist Viktoriya Ryapolova trained at the Moscow Conservatory and the academy of the Bolshoi Ballet, where she also worked as a pianist from 1989 to 1999. She then worked for short periods with the Russian National Ballet in Moscow, the dance company of the Portuguese Coimbra, and the Zürcher Ballett in Switzerland.

Ryapolova performed at the international ballet competitions of Vail (United States) in 1995, and Moscow (Russia) in 1997. She has been a pianist with Dutch National Ballet since 2012.