Irina Zagornova was born in Russia.
In 1985 she graduated with high honors from the Musorgsky College of Music in St.Petersburg, where she studied folk singing
and classical piano.
In her career,Irina has performed as featured artist with varios ensembles throughout the World.
1986 -1993 Lenkoncert, soloist, St.Petersburg, Russia.
1990 - Competition "The Best Voices of Russia", Smolensk.
1994 - ms Zagornova toured the US with group "Russian Tornado" and Manheim Steamroller.She shared the stage with her
5-year old daughter and fellow singer Diana
1996 - Irina founded children's folk group "The Golden Rooster".
1997 - a role in the movie "Taxman".
2000 - Irina foinded trio "Sudarushka"
1993 - present A vocal and piano teacher (Kingsboro Community college, different Performing Art centers etc...
2007 - trio "Sudarushka" performed in 1 International Festival in Moscow
2005- present President of Rissan Folklore Program in RACH organization.
Concert appearances : 1998-2003
Petrushka Russian Nobility Ball 1998
Russian World Gallery 1998
Welcome Back to Brooklyn 1998
Wagner Studio 1998
United Nations (Annual Award Dinner of the UNCA)1998
Town Hall : "La Molinara","Iolanta" 1999
Children's Museum of New York 1999
Women's World Silver Cup 1999
Russian Embassy 2000,2002
SAKS Fifth Ave (Window Display Opening) 2002
Carnegie Hall (Kids Will Save The World) 2003
Festivals (NYANA,HIAS,International Festival of Young
Talents,Morning Srar in America etc) 2001-2005