Bachelor in Music, Performance · 22-30 years old female
|years of tutoring:
||10 and more
||in-person (not online)
||8 years and 10 months
Education and Qualifications
||Boston University, Longy School of Music, Emerson College
I am an active soloist and chamber musician. First Prize winner of the 1997 International Music Competition in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, winner of 2004 Honors Competition as a part of the trio with Paul Jacobs and Dainius Poudjukas and a Diplomat of the 1998 International Music Competition Concursul International de Muzica Jeunesses Musicales, in Bucharest, Romania, I first appeared as a soloist with Kharkov Philharmonic Orchestra at the age of nine. In 2006, I received a Participation Diploma at V Carlos Prieto International Cello Competition in Morelia, Mexico and in 1997 competed in Tchaikovsky's Competition in S.-Petersburg, Russia. As a dedicated cello and piano educator, I currently teach privately and at Powers School of Music in New England area.
I began my cello and piano studies at the age of seven at the Kharkov Secondary Special Music School in Ukraine and, later, in the Preparatory Department of Longy School of Music, where I was a principal cellist of the Young Performers Chamber Orchestra. Over the years I had studied cello under professors I. D. Rojavsky, L. S. Nikulina, Terry King, Thomas Kraines, Mihail Jojatu, Yeesun Kim and piano under L.A. Podpalnaya, Philis Asseta and Lyubov Shlain. I took part in master classes with cellists Laurence Lesser, John Kaboff, Natasha Brofsky, Andrew Pearce and Natalia Gutman.
I hold an Undergraduate Diploma with Distinction degree in Cello Performance from Longy School of Music, Bachelors of Music degree from Emerson College and Masters of Music degree from Boston University.
Watertown, MA 02472
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