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BFA Minsk Musical College (Belarus)
MFA Minsk State Conservatory (Belarus)
Irina Zinevich received both her Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master of Fine Arts from the Minsk State Conservatory (Belarus), one of the leading conservatories of the former Soviet Union. Trained in both the Suzuki and traditional violin methods, Irina’s students have gone on to receive high marks in competition as well as attend selective universities and music conservatories. In addition to her work at the Community Music Division, Irina also teaches at the Morton Grove School District where she works with special needs students, utilizing music for therapeutic purposes. Irina also maintains a private studio in the Chicago area and performs regularly at Kusina De Manila in Des Plaines.