Victoria's music career commenced in Moscow, Russia. She graduated from the State College of Music in Moscow and is qualified as a music teacher and accompanist. She has been teaching piano and theory for over twenty years. For the past ten years Victoria has been preparing students for AMEB examinations as well as working at Caulfield Junior College as the principal accompanist for musical productions. She also taught piano at Wesley College from 1994-1995. Currently she is teaching piano at Caulfield Junior College, frequently accompanying for AMEB examinations as well as preparing her private students for examinations. As an accompanist, Victoria has worked with a range of musical instruments and especially with the clarinet, saxophone and flute.