Irina began her musical training at the early age of 7. She studied in very prestigious music College in Russia spending countless hours practicing and performing piano through the age of 23 and then graduated in Piano Performance in Vilnius Music Academy in Lithuania.
After graduation she taught piano around Lithuania, Russia and also in Spain and London as the head of the piano department in philharmonic music school.
She is an accomplished pianist and accompanist and has performed as a solo concert pianist and worked as an instrumental and vocal accompanist for 15 years.
Her teaching practice is based on syntheses of Russian and Lithuanian methods of piano school. She is highly influenced by old traditions of Russian and European music schools. Her primary goal of teaching is to help students succeed in understanding music and at the same time, recognize student in individual potentials and goals, giving them the skills to perform to the best of their ability.
She teaches Classical, Jazz Composition and Song Writing starting from Harmony and Counterpoint exercises in order to develop a sense of musical form and process. Her aim is to help you develop your own ideas and style.