Pianist Lana Bode graduated with distinction from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, where she studied with Andrew West. Her training included masterclasses with Graham Johnson, Roger Vignoles, Malcolm Martineau, Iain Burnside and Julius Drake. Lana has performed at Wigmore Hall, Barbican Hall, Royal Festival Hall and Queen Elizabeth Hall. Awards include the Paul Hamburger Prize for Song Accompaniment and the Concert Recital Diploma (GSMD). Lana is a Samling Artist, a Leverhulme Artist and an alumnus of the Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme. She is currently a fellow at the Trinity Laban Conservatoire, and Artistic Director of the concert series Virginia Woolf & Music. She is also Viola Tunnard Young Artist for the 2016 calendar year in conjunction with Aldeburgh Music.