Masterclass is conducted by the Honored Artist of Russia, Music Director of Alexandrinsky Theatre, the Head of the vocal department and musical education of the Russian State Institute of Performing arts (RGISI) Ivan Blagoder
Ivan Blagoder is a recognized theatre figure and pedagogue, the Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (2011), the Honored worker of culture of the Russian Federation (1998).
1979 - Ivan Blagodyor is a music director of Molodyozhny Theatre on Fontanka.
2003 - music director in Alexandrinsky Theatre.
2004 - the head of the chair of vocal and music education in the Russian State Institute of Performing Arts (RGISI).