Natalia Strelchenko, a 38-year-old mother and concert pianist, was found dead at her home in Manchester after suffering neck and head injuries.
Russian-born Strelchenko, who also performed under the name Natalia Strelle, became a world-renowned concert pianist after making her debut with the St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra at the age of 12.
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