Irina Chernova

Director of Elena Obraztsova Cultural Center.
Irina Chernova was born in Ufa, Bashkirskaya ASSR. She graduated from ugii them. Ismagilov majoring in piano. She worked in the school №7 of Chelyabinsk. Since 1991 she lives and works in St. Petersburg.

She is a member of the Union Concert figures of Russia, Laureate of International competitions: best accompanist of the competition "Silver voice" (Moscow, 2005),

She won a prize of The best concertmaster of the International competition of Isabella Yurieva (Tallinn, 2006). She is also winner of the Open competition of professional skills in the category " Chamber art”(St. Petersburg, 2003),

Since 2005 she has been working in the cultural Center Of Elena Obraztsova.

She participated in the creation and organization of the First international competition of young vocalists in honour to Elena Obraztsova.

She was involved in the organization of International contests of young singers named after Elena Obraztsova's, International competitions for young Opera singers named after Elena Obraztsova, International competition of tenors in memory of Luciano Pavarotti, the International competition of chamber singing of Conchita Badia, the International competition of vocalists named after Pavel Lisitsian, International competition for young Opera singers named after N..Rimsky-Korsakov.

Since 2013 Irina Chernova is General Director of the Cultural center Elena Obraztsova.

She is an author of the cultural and educational project "Dedication to Elena Obraztsova", which was presented in Chelyabinsk, Petrozavodsk, Ulan-Ude, Tula, Yakutsk, Salekhard, Vladikavkaz , Almaty( Republic of Kazakhstan), Tallinn( Estonia), Hong Kong, Targu Mures( Romania).