Antonina Ovchinnikova

Was born in Kamensk-Uralskiy, Russia

Completed studies at the Music college `Gnesiny` by Alexander Vinitskiy and at the Academy of Music `Gnesiny` by Dmitriy Illarionov and Dmitry Murin

Concert studies at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna by Prof. Alexander Swete (since 2011)

Diploma with distinction (2015)

Participation in master classes together with Goran Krivokapic, Marcin Dylla, Lucio Matarazzo, Zoran Dukic, Petrit Çeku, Michal Nagy and Sanel Redžic

Winner of a 3rd prize at the International Guitar competition `Guitar virtuosos` in St. Petersburg, Russia 
Winner of a 3rd prize at the International guitar festival in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Winner of the Summer academy `Allegro Vivo` in Horn, Austria

Producing CD recordings with the quartet `Consonance` (VP Music Media, Italy)
Performance as a soloist and with the `Kaluga Municipal Chamber Orchestra` under the direction of A. Levin, participation in the Quartet `Consonance` in Austria, Estonia, Russia

Debut in the context of the concert "Students of MDW" at the Wiener Musikverein in Austria (2015)