Honored Artist of Russia Tamara Dmitrevna Novichenko after graduating from the Leningrad State Conservatory named after NA Rimsky-Korsakov worked soloist of the Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet named after Ivan Franko in Lvov (Ukraine) - sung leading roles lyric-coloratura repertoire. From 1972 to the present time Novichenko - Professor of solo singing the St. Petersburg Conservatory, in 1992 she was awarded the title of professor. Every year she gives master classes in various cities of Russia and abroad. During the years of teaching in the oldest musical institution Russia Tamara Novichenko brought a galaxy of singers, who upholds the honor of Alma Mater, in the famous opera houses. This is Elena Mirtova and Tatiana Pavlovskaya, Elena Ustinova and Irina Mataeva, Veronica Dzhioeva and Marina Shaguch - just over 50 students. The most famous protégée of Tamara Dmitriyevna Novichenko - a world renowned opera diva Anna Netrebko.