Choirmasters and concertmaster
For twenty-two years - from 1971 to 1993 - Minin's Choir was her home, her large family with unique relationships. In this period collective performed in USA, Canada, Mexico, China, India, Vietnam, Korea, Italy, France, Austria, Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Poland, Denmark, Netherlands and other countries. She participated in the premieres of G. Sviridov's "Pushkin's crown" and "Night Clouds", V. Gavrilin's "Chimes". She also performed G. Rossini's "Little solemn Mass" with Elena Obraztsova at the Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatory.
Olga Slovesnova graduated from the conducting and choral department of the Moscow State Institute named after Alfred Schnittke. Since 1993 she works in Moscow Chamber Choir. Audience remember her solo performance of "The Evening Music" from the choral symphony written by V. Gavrilin and "We are singing for you" from S. Rachmaninov’s "Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom".
In September 2014 became the winner of the II degree IV at All-Russian competition of choral conductors named after V. Popov, in 2015 - winner of the I prize at II All-Russia Music Competition in the category "Choral Conducting" (Moscow), he also worked as conductor of the orchestra " Nizhny Novgorod Teachers ". Since 2016 - conductor of the Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir.
Elena Ilyina graduated from the Novosibirsk State Conservatory named after Glinka. Moscow Chamber Choir's concertmaster since 1996, she has the highest qualification category. As accompanist and ensemblist she participated in many significant collective's performances with leading Russian and foreign orchestras under direction of V. Gergiev, V. Fedoseyev, M. Pletnyov, V. Spivakov and S. Sondeckis.