Elena Veremeenko Russia
Honorary Worker of General Education of the Russian Federation, Laureate of the Moscow Government Award, Honored Worker of Education of the Moscow Region-a graduate of the G. A. Struve Pioneer School. Graduated with honors from the Music College of the Moscow State Conservatory (St. I. M. Usov) and the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory (class of Professor L. Z. Kontorovich). As a member of the Chamber Choir of the Moscow Conservatory under the direction of B. G. Tevlin, she worked with leading conductors of the world, participated in international competitions and master classes in Italy, Germany, Finland, France, Austria, Poland, the United States, etc. Since 1998, he has been the choirmaster of the senior choir of the Pioneria School of Music, and since 2004, the head of the choral department and chief conductor. Under the leadership of Elena Veremeenko, the Senior Choir has repeatedly won International competitions. Since 2014, the choir has been constantly cooperating with the Novaya Opera Theater.
In 2006, at the IV International Competition named after I. Brahms in Germany, Veremeenko E. A. was awarded a special diploma "For high professionalism".
Since 2002, he has been working in the Theater of Music and Poetry under the direction of E. Kamburova. In 2006, she became the winner of the festival "Ohrid Summer" (Macedonia) in the category "Best Female role" (the play "Absinthe").
The children's choir studio "Pioneria" was founded in 1953 by the People's Artist of the RSFSR, academician, composer G. A. Struve. Throughout the years of the existence of the" Pioneria", the Senior Choir has been the leading concert and performing group of the "Pioneria".
The repertoire of the collective includes the best samples of Russian, foreign spiritual and classical music, modern music, songs of the peoples of the world, works of Soviet composers.
The senior choir of "Pioneria" annually takes part and becomes the winner of regional, all-Russian, international festivals and competitions, has a large number of awards.
The senior choir collaborates with the leading orchestras of Moscow: the Russian State Symphony Orchestra of Cinematography-artistic director of the People's Artist of Russia – Sergey Skripka, the Academic Symphony Chapel under the direction of the People's Artist of Russia-Valery Polyansky, the People's Orchestra of the Russian Academy of Music.The Gnessins '"Soul of Russia" is directed by Vladimir Shkurovsky, and since 2014 has been constantly collaborating with the Novaya Opera Theater. The result of this collaboration was the participation of the choir in the production of P. I. Tchaikovsky's opera "The Nutcracker", a concert performance of K. Szymanowski's opera "King Roger"; concert programs: I. Bach's "The Passion for Matthew", L. Janacek's "Ricadla", Ksh.Penderecki "The Passion for the Bow" , etc. In 2016, the Senior Choir of "Pioneria" took part in joint concerts with the orchestra "New Russia".
The Senior Choir of the "Pioneria" Music School is a regular participant of the Regional Children's Choral Forum held annually in the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory.