Renown Ballerina Alexandra Koltun, star of the Kirov Ballet, Boston
Ballet, Deutsche Oper am Rhine, Bavarian State Theater, a former faculty
member of Miami City Ballet and Artistic Director of Royal Ballet School
of Antwerp, Founding Artistic Director of Koltun Ballet Academy and
Boston International Summer Intensive. In collaboration with Elena
Baliakhova former principal accompanist with the Kirov Ballet and
currently with Boston Ballet, Alexandra has created a unique classical
intermediate/advance ballet music CD that will make your ballet class
full of inspiration and it will enrich you throughout every combination.
Distinguished Accompanist Elena Baliakhova has had the pleasure
of playing for dancers for over twenty years, starting at the Vaganova
Academy in St. Petersburg, where she worked as a Staff Accompanist
for the Junior, Intermediate, and Senior levels. Shortly thereafter, she was
invited to the Kirov (Mariinsky) Ballet Theater to work with the principal
star performers and corps de ballet. Currently, Elena is accompanying
dancers at the Boston Ballet and the Walnut Hill Academy.