Irina Grigoryeva

Teacher of the button accordion and accordion department, St. Petersburg State Conservatory named after N. A. Rimsky-Korsakov.
Laureate of all-Russian and international contests, teacher of the Bayan & Accordion Department of the Saint Petersburg Conservatory; applicant for a degree in Art History, Department of History of Music of the Saint Petersburg Conservatory (Research Supervisor — Professor I.S. Vorobyov), teacher of the Centre for Creative Development and Humanitarian Education of Children 'Na Vasilyevskom'.

She graduated from the Saint Petersburg State Conservatory (V.E. Orlov's class in accordion) and finished her postgraduate training program (Professor O.M. Sharov).

Winner of the Government of Saint Petersburg "Best Additional Education Teacher" Award (2018), winner of the Education for the Future District Contest of Pedagogical Ideas (2016), First Class Laureate of the 4th All-Russian Contest of Academic and Guidance Papers (Rostov-on-Don, 2019).

Author of a Collection of settings for free-bass accordion "The Musical Portrait of a Woman" and a same-name audio album. Compiler of a collection of scientific articles: "Bayan & Accordion Performance. Methods, Theories and History".

Area of expertise: modern music for bayan and accordion, history of bayan and accordion performance.