The first woman in a lot more than three years to win the Lee & Bass Gold Medal in the June 2001 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. She was students of the famous Sergei Dorensky in the Moscow Conservatory and Boris Petrushansky at Accademia Pianistica Incontri col Maestro in Imola. Her overall performance career required her to the fantastic Hall from the Moscow Conservatory, Osaka’s Symphony Hall, the La Scala opera home, as well as the Kennedy Middle for the Performing Arts. She was created Olga Pushechnikova right into a family of music artists, but later required her mother’s maiden name Kern when she released her professional carrying out career. She received the 1st Sergei Rachmaninoff International Piano Competition when she was 17.