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Alina Cherkasova

Alina is an opera singer, voice and piano instructor, and Laureate of European International Competitions.  She has performed in Philharmonics, concert halls, and many churches in the Ukraine and Italy.  Alina has given many Ukrainian Music Concerts in Italy with The Ukrainian Collective “Ukraine Together.”  In 2016 she founded the charity organization “Opera vo Blago.”  Over the past three years she has held more than 150 charity concerts to help benefit sick children, cancer survivors, the elderly and animals.  In 2018 Alina received “The Kindest Musician of the Year” Regional Award.  In 2019 Alina’s charitable organization was awarded the “Best Creative Peoples of Ukraine” award and received a grant from the Governor of the Odessa Region.  Alina has been invited numerous times to participate on the Jury of Children’s International Competitions in Ukrainian Music Schools.  Over the years, many of Alina’s own students have entered competitions and have achieved top awards.

Odessa National Music Academy A. Nexhdanova-Bachelor of Music
Opera, concert performer, voice instructor-Odessa, Ukraine 2015-2019
Dnipro National Music Academy M. Glinka Dnipro, Ukraine 2011-2015
Acting School Pavlograd, Ukraine Special Music School No3 Pavlograd, Ukraine 2001-2010
Art Studio, Obraz Music School No1 Theatre, “Opera vo Blago” Odessa Philharmonic Theater Bachelor of Music (Junior Specialist)