Since her graduation from Moscow Gnessin Academy of Music Anna has been invited to lead several string quartets as the first violin, and has also served as a principal in the Orchestra of the St. Petersburg State Ballet on Ice.
She has toured Poland, France, Spain, Turkey and other countries. She has played in several chamber groups and orchestras all over Russia. She was an invited musician at the St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonic. At the same time she started teaching violin and viola at music schools in St. Petersburg.
She was also successful in teaching the chamber ensemble in the St. Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov College of Music. Wherever she worked, her students successfully graduated from the schools and entered the conservatories.
Many of her students have won regional, national and international competitions. She has received several awards as the best teacher or instructor during all those years. The great majority of her students have made a professional career in music all over the world. She is happy to continue her teaching and performing career in the USA, serving as a director of the string department at the Long Island Conservatory. At the same time she performs at different concert venues in and around New York City.
She also serves as a Jury member in various local and international festivals and competitions in the USA and abroad. Anna is comfortable teaching all ages from young children through adults.