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Feruza Dadabaeva was born in Usbekistan in 1989. She began playing piano at age 5 and started her music education at the Musical Academic Lyceum for gifted children with Professor Larisa Mukhitdinova.
During her formative years and through adolescence, she received several notable accolades, among then, she was a prize winner at the Uzbekistan National Piano Competition, also third prize winner at the International Piano competition in Italy, and received the "Tassano" Governmental Award.
In 2007, Feruza entered the State Conservatory of Uzbekistan under the tutelage of Elmira Mirkasimova, and has since exhibited strong solo performance skills as well as an accompanying artist.
She began her graduate studies with Dr Irena Kofman at FAU in 2013. Since then, she attended the International Piano Festival at Palm Beach Atlantic University and won the FAU concerto competition in 2014.Her participation in Master classes and contribution towards the FAU´s music department has been very active; after culminating her Masters degree studies with excellence, Feruza obtained an invitation to become part of the school´s piano faculty as a professor.
In 2016, Feruza Dadabaeva received a full scholarship at Lynn University to pursue her Piano Performance Certificate.