I was born in Kazan, Russia, and moved to the US in 2004. I have two sons who are
years old. My husband, Jacob, is a computer programmer and is also quite musically
talented. Our family enjoys spending time together playing music, going fishing,
playing tennis, and watching movies. My education, teaching experience, and performance
background are described below.
1995 - Master of Arts; Majored in Music, Kazan State University, Russia
1990 - Bachelor's degree, Kazan College of Music, Russia, Majored in Piano
1986 - Diploma; School of Music #3, Kazan, Russia
1997-2004 - School of Arts, Troitsk, Moscow Region, Russia, Piano instructor, Accompanier of choir and string orchestra
1991-1997 - Krasnopohorskaya Middle School, Moscow Region, Russia, Choir and music teacher
1989-1991 - School of Music, Kazan, Russia, Piano instructor
Since 1991 in Russia, I performed at many concerts in Moscow, organized concerts
for the university, and performed in a string orchestra.
Since coming to the US in 2004, I have continued my career by serving as the St.
Charles United Methodist Church pianist, performing at Christmas musicals, and playing
the piano at concerts and ceremonies.
Professional Organization Membership
Since 2011 I have been a member of the Music Teachers National Association. This provides my students
with the opportunity to participate in various auditions, competitions, certifications,