In the orchestra since 2019
Elena Ivanova graduated from the Kiev State Conservatory (Yaroslava Rivnyak’s class) and completed a solo post-graduate programme at the Moscow State Conservatory (Professor Alexander Vinnitsky’s class). She has performed with the musicAeterna orchestra since 2018.
In 2001–2004 she performed with the Kiev Chamber Orchestra conducted by Roman Kofman. In 2005 she participated in the Verbier Festival (Switzerland) and the following tour as a member of the Verbier Festival Junior Orchestra conducted by J. Levine.
In 2006 as a member of the Piano Quartet named after Ippolitov-Ivanov (artistic director – Professor A. Bonduryansky) she became the winner of the XVI International Chamber Music Competition in Thessaloniki. In 2007 the ensemble recorded a CD of quartets by Beethoven and Brahms.
In 2007–2010 she performed with the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra under the direction of V. Fedoseyev. In 2011–2018 she was deputy concertmaster of the Novaya Opera Theatre orchestra in Moscow. In 2018–2019 she was a member of the string quartet The Academy of Chamber Music under the direction of Igor Bobovich.