RÉSUMÉ

CONDUCTING EXPERIENCE

Orchestra Graduate Assistant, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Conservatory of Music and Dance, 2014-present
Founder and Music Director, Suprima Chamber Orchestra, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, 2011-2015
Orchestra Director, Luther College Philharmonia, Decorah, IA, Spring Semester 2013
Director of Orchestras, St. Petersburg International Summer Academy: Beloit, WI; Falls Village, CT;Tijuana, Mexico; Dallas, TX; Lititz, PA; Wichita, KS, 2009-2015
 

VIOLA PERFORMANCE

Violist of the St. Petersburg Piano Quartet, 2014-present
Violist of the St. Petersburg String Quartet, 2005-present
Assistant Principal Viola, Academic Orchestra of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic, Russia, 2002-2003
Member of Viola Section, Academic Orchestra of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic, Russia, 1999-2000
 

EDUCATION

Doctor of Musical Arts, Orchestral Conducting, University of Missouri-Kansas City, 2014- present
Master of Music, Music Performance, New England Conservatory, Boston, MA, 2003-2005
Master degree, Music Performance, St. Petersburg State Conservatory, Russia,1997-2002
Bachelor of Music, Music Performance, Novosibirsk Music College, Russia, 1993-1997
Bachelor degree, Mathematics, Novosibirsk State University, Russia, 1993-1997
 

COLLEGIATE EMPLOYMENT

Adjunct Viola Instructor and Member of Quartet-in-Residence, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, 2010-present
Sabbatical Replacement for Viola Professor and Director of Luther College Philharmonia, Luther College, Decorah, IA, 2013 Spring Semester
 

CONDUCTING MENTORS

Robert Olson, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Leonid Korchmar, Assistant Conductor, Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg, Russia
Oleg Proskurnya, International Academy of Advanced Conducting after Ilya Musin, Beloit, WI
Charles Peltz, New England Conservatory, Boston, MA
Richard Hoenich, New England Conservatory, Boston, MA
Aleksandr Polischuk, St. Petersburg State Conservatory, St. Petersburg, Russia
 

VIOLA MENTORS

Kim Kashkashian, New England Conservatory, Boston, MA
Carol Rodland, New England Conservatory, Boston, MA
Aleksei Liudevig, St. Petersburg State Conservatory, Russia
Natalia Chernysheva, Novosibirsk Music College, Russia
 

AWARDS

Merit Award, New England Conservatory, Boston, MA, 2004-2005
Second prize, Gartow Fund Solo Competition, St Petersburg, Russia, 2002
First prize with the Krasny Quartet, Gartow Fund Chamber Music Competition, St. Petersburg Russia, 1999
 

RECORDINGS

Tchaikovsky, the complete cycle of quartets and the sextet with the St. Petersburg String Quartet
Debussy, Ravel with the St. Petersburg String Quartet, Marquis label
Mendelssohn, Dvorák with the St. Petersburg String Quartet, Marquis label
Shebalin, the complete cycle of 9 quartets with Krasny Quartet, Olympia label