Prize-winner at the II International Rimsky-Korsakov Competition (Hope prize, St Petersburg, 1996), the International Sergei Diaghilev Competition (3rd prize, Perm, 1997) and the International Moniuszko Vocal Competition (Poland, 2001).
Born in Leningrad. Graduated from the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire in 1999. Soloist with the Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers since 1998.
Repertoire includes: Donna Anna (The Stone Guest in concert); Tatiana (Eugene Onegin); Iolanta, Brigitta (Iolanta); Kupava (The Snow Maiden); Tsaritsa Militrisa (The Tale of Tsar Saltan); Maddalena (Maddalena); Lyubka (Semyon Kotko); the page Tibo (Don Carlo); Musetta, Mimi (La boheme); Kate Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly); Suor Angelica (Suor Angelica); Micaela (Carmen); Giulietta (Les contes d`Hoffmann); Barbarina (Le nozze di Figaro); Zerlina (Don Giovanni) and Maria (West Side Story).
Has toured with the Mariinsky Opera Company to Finland and Israel and has given solo concerts in Germany, Great Britain, the USA and Japan. Sang as Tatiana (Eugene Onegin) at Warsaw`s Teatr Wielki in 2002.
In the 2002-2003 season she performed as Mimi in Baz Luhrmann`s production of La boheme (Broadway, New York). In 2003 she performed as Maria in Bernstein`s West Side Story at La Scala.