Elena B. Benedict
M.M., Kypgyzstan State Conservatory (Russia); B.M., Kurenkeev College of Music (Frunze). Performing experience: piano solo, chamber music and accompanist throughout Russia, Kypgyzstan, Germany, Turkey. Concert appearances with State Philharmonic Orchestra. National and international touring as prime accompanist with Philharmonic Concert Choir, recordings for State Radio and TV. Concert touring with Moscow Operetta Theatre. Recitals with soloists, choirs and instrumentalists in SC and NJ. Chairperson, Young Artist Competition, NJMTNA. Teaching experience: Prjevalst College of Music (Russia) State Music School for Gifted Children (Frunze), Magdebürg Music School (Germany); private studio since 1996. Conservatory faculty since 2000.