Armenian pianist Anahit Chaushyan was born into the fourth generation of a family of professional musicians. After completing her studies in Armenia, she gave numerous recitals that would frequently include compositions by contemporary Armenian composers. Anahit went on to study at the Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles, with Evgeni Mogilevski, and the Royal Academy of Music in London, with Pascal Nemirovski, where she received the honorary Dip RAM. She is a recipient of the Diploma D’Onore at the Accademia Chigiana in Siena and a laureate of the International Emmanuel Durlet Paino Competition in Antwerp, Belgium.
Anahit has attended master classes with Paul Badura-Skoda, Michele Campanella, Lazar Berman, Lev Naumov and Stephen Hough. In London she has performed at many prestigious venues including the Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall and St. Martin-in-the-Fields. She has also performed at the Santori Hall in Tokyo, the Grande Salle du Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles and the Gavot Hall in Paris.
Anahit has made numerous concert appearances with the London Soloists Orchestra and has regular performance engagements with the Armenian State Philharmonic Orchestra. She is a member of the Fugata Quintet and Orpheus & Bacchus Ensemble and has collaborated with artists including David Josefowitz, Julian Gallant, Aldo Sisllo, Ashley Wass, Tim Park and Wolfgang Meyer. She has also adjudicated at several international piano competitions.