has her Master's Degree in Piano Performance with Honors from St.
Petersburg State Music Conservatory. She holds State and International
Certifications of Artist of Solo Piano, Artist of Chamber Ensemble,
Accompanist and Piano Instructor. Anna studied with leading world
wide-known Concert Pianists such as Professor Elena Shishko, Tatyana
Zagorovskaya, Leonid Zaichik and Elena Shafran. She has appeared
as a solo pianist with number of Symphonic Orchestars with world
reknown Conductors. She also was a house pianist and vocalist at
the prestigious 5 Start Hotel in St. Petersburg "Nevsky Palace"
for 5 years.
After 20 years of schooling Anna Chepikova has had several concert
tours throughout Europe as a Solo Pianist as well as an Accompanist.
She has performed in Russia, Finland, Sweden, Germany, Italy, United
States. She appeared on a number of popular Italian TV Shows in
Sicily with her violinist during their concert tours in Giarre,
Sicily in 1995.
moving to the United States in 1996 she began performing her Piano
and Vocal shows at major venues such as Minneapolis Institute of
Arts, Landmark Center, Minnesota Opera, Ted Mann Concert Hall, Thursday
Musicals at Schubert Club, etc...as well as at well-known hotels
and resorts such as Northland Inn, Radisson, Ramada, Nordstroms,
Daytons and JCPenney Department stores, Embassy Suites, Hilton and
many others. Anna has given number of Solo Piano and Vocal concerts
in front of thousands of people.
successfull teaching and performing career in Minneapolis, MN Anna
relocated to Scottsdale, AZ and began actively performing her Piano
and Vocal shows at local hotels and resorts, for private and business
parties, corporate events, open houses and art shows. Her shows
have been called "Electrifying"and "The Pianist with
the Most Diverse repertoire- from Classical to Jazz and Popular".
to the United State
FOR PRIVATE & BUSINESS PARTIES, WEDDINGS, RECEPTIONS, HOLIDAYS,
OPEN HOUSES, ART SHOWS, RESORTS, PIANO LOUNGES, CHURCHES, ETC.
has been entertaining audiences with her diverse Piano and Vocal
repertoire for over 20 years. She has the ability to captivate her
audience no matter what she is playing and singing. From Classical
favorites of Frank Sinatra... Mozart, Chopin, Beethoven,
Debussy....., Jazz Improvisations, Popular songs by famous artists,
her own arrangements and improvisations on any tune in virtually
musical repertoire, and variety of styles and genres is so diverse that
her selections of music can
match any theme, any party or occasion!
piano? Not a problem! Anna will set up her portable Roland Stage
piano & her own State-of-the-Art professional sound system for
any kind of event, party or occasion!
book Anna for your event, send an E-Mail
Chepikova has over 20 years of teaching experience. Prior to her
move to Arizona, she taught lessons at Schmitt's Music Company in
Minneapolis, MN. Anna teaches students of all levels and ages but
most of her students are at the intermediate and advanced level.
Anna teaches all musical styles: from Classical Masterpieces by
Bach, Mozart, Debussy, Chopin, etc..... to Jazz Standards, Popular,
Christian, Improvisation, Music Theory, playing by ear, techniques,
is currently teaching at her Private Piano studio in North Scottsdale.
Anna says that her greatest reward as a Piano teacher is to have
her students tell her that she can inspire and motivate them. Her
students often tell her that every lesson they learn something new;
that they feel so encouraged after their lessons with Anna that
they want to go home and practice immediately!
"She not only can play anything, she can teach you anything"
"Ms. Chepikova is all about METHODS.....she will always find
the way to convey to you what she can do herself...from
Classical to Jazz Improvisation....she'll play it and teach you
how to play it"
"Anna always knows HOW TO.... Ways to achieve the best results
in piano playing"
"Her own piano playing and the way she can teach you inspire
me so much, that I literally run home to
do what she told me to"
"Amazing technique methods"
"I wanted to learn how to improvise on the piano.....Anna taught
me like no one else I've taken piano
lessons from before"
"Anna taught me the most famous Classical Masterpieces I've
always wanted to learn"
"Anna knows the Tricks!"
more info on piano lessons, please send an