Natalia Lomeiko has been Concertmaster of the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra since 2011. Born into a family of musicians in Novosibirsk, Russia, she has established herself internationally as a versatile performing artist. Having won numerous prizes in the Tchaikovsky, Menuhin and Stradivari competitions, in 2000 she received the Gold Medal and first prize in the Premio Paganini International Violin Competition (Genoa), and first prize in the Michael Hill International Violin Competition (Auckland) in 2003. Since her debut with the Novosibirsk Symphony Orchestra at the age of seven, Lomeiko has performed as a soloist with many orchestras, such as the RPO, Philharmonia, Oxford Philharmonic, Singapore Symphony, New Zealand Symphony, Tokyo Royal Philharmonic, St Petersburg Radio Symphony and Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra. Her recording catalogue includes Grieg sonatas and French sonatas with Olga Sitkovetsky, and a duo CD with her husband, violinist/violist Yuri Zhislin. Natalia Lomeiko was appointed a Professor of Violin at the Royal College of Music in 2010 and Professor of Violin at Eton College in 2017.