Having specialised in the field of piano and early keyboards performance, Yana enjoys an active musical career in the Dutch music scene. She has performed at numerous venues and concert series including Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ, TivoliVredenburg, de Rijksmuseum, Oude Lutherse Kerk in Amsterdam, the Scheepvaartsmuseum, Musica Antiqua concert series, Residentie Orkest chamber music concert series, the Geelwinck fortepiano festival. Worldwide, she has appeared in concerts in the US, Canada, Germany, Spain, Italy, Japan, Singapore, Bulgaria.
Yana has received a master degree from the Juilliard school in New York, an honoree bachelor degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music in piano performance and a masters diploma from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.
Being as well an active researcher Yana has been a guest lecturer in the Geelwinck Fortepiano Festival and the Utrecht Early Music Festival.