Âorn in Moscow to a family rich in musical
traditions, she began learning piano at the
age of 6. A year later she became a student of the
Gnessine Special School of Music.
In 1990 she moved to Germany, but in 1993
graduated to the Lubeck Conservatory to study with
Professor Manfred Fock. She made her orchestral
debut at the age of 13, winning some Federal
junior competitions. From 1998 she was a student
in Hanover under the supervision of Professor
Vladimir Krainev, but since 2003 she has continued
her studies with Professor Boris Petrushansky at
the Academy of piano in Imola, Italy.
She won First Prize at the Steinway competition
in Hamburg (1996), First Prize at the piano
competition in Ibiza, Spain (2001), Second Prize in
Gorizia, Italy, and First Prize at the Vincenzo Bellini
piano competition in Caltanisetta , Italy.
Now she is continuing her studies with Professor Arvo Valdmaa
at the Hochschule fur Musik in Cologne.