Rimma Benyumova was born in 1993 in a music family in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. From 2000 to 2012 she studied with Prof. Mikhail Benyumov at the High School of Music and Drama in Krasnoyarsk. After successful exams, Rimma moved to Berlin to continue her musical education. She was part of the class of Prof. Tomasz Tomaszewski at the University of Arts in Berlin, and since 2015 she has been studying with Prof. Ulf Wallin at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler.
Her musical career started at the age of seven. Since 2002, Rimma has won many prizes in international competitions in Germany, Austria, Russia, Poland and Italy.
She also took part in master classes with Maxim Vengerov, Victor Tretiakov, Zakhar Bron, Anna Chumachenko, Savatore Accardo, Dora Shvartsberg and Pierre Amoyal.
As a soloist she has already performed in such concert venues as Carnegie Hall, Moscow International Performing Arts Center, Teatro del Vermo Milano, Harbin Philharmonie, Piano Salon Christophori Berlin and many others.
As a soloist Ms. Benyumova can be found frequently in concerts with renowned orchestras including the Munich Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra “I Pomeriggi Musicali” Milano, the Symphony Orchestra of the Russian Philharmonic, Harbin Symphony Orchestra, the Moscow Chamber Orchestra “Kremlin”, Moscow Chamber Orchestra “Russian Camerata”, among others.
She was also a member of Deutsche Oper Orchestra Academy in Berlin and Russisch-Deutsche Music Academy under the baton of Valery Gergiev. As a guest violinist she also performed in orchestras such as Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin, Würth Philharmonikern, Mariinsky Theater Orchestra.
During her studies Rimma was respectively a scholarship holder of AD Infinitum Foundation Berlin, Oscar und Vera Ritter Foundation Hamburg,Yamaha Foundation
of Europe,German National Scholarship, Ottillie-Selbah-Redslob Scolarship. She's
also a member of Yehudi Menuhin Live Music Now Foundation.