Rina started learning piano at age 5 in Russia. Upon immigrating to Canada, she continued studying piano through the Royal Conservatory of Music. She has sung in many choirs, including the Toronto Children's Chorus. She has also played violin and flute in school orchestras and the Boreal Orchestra of Toronto. Rina has completed a Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto and is currently pursuing higher education in music.
Rina is a dedicated and enthusiastic teacher and has a very varied experience teaching children of all ages as well as mature students. She helps her students become well-rounded musicians by focusing not only on performance skills, but also on music theory and history, ear training and sight reading. She is experienced in preparing students for RCM examinations.
Rina teaches in English and Russian.