Pianist Nadezhda Chestnova received her first musical education at the Rachmaninov College of Music in Kaliningrad, Russia. Then, she got Bachelor and Master degree at the Institute of Music, Theater and Choreography in St. Petersburg (Russia).
Nadia is a laureate of various international chamber competitions in Russia, Italy and Belgium. In 2012-2023 she was Senior Lecturer and taught chamber ensemble class at the Institute of Music, Theater and Choreography (Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia). She had intensive concert activities in Russia. Also, she performed with Baylor Symphony orchestra under the baton of Michael Alexander (USA).
Since 2022, she teaches and continues her musical activities in Hong Kong, and is currently faculty at Russian Sound Music Academy.