Born in Russia, Sevil J. discovered her passion for music at an early age. She began studying Piano in Yaroslavl music school once she turned 7 and ever since could not imagine her life without playing piano. While studying in music school, Sevil began teaching as a secondary vocal teacher while accompanying different solo musical instruments. Upon graduating as valedictorian, Sevil enrolled in Saint Petersburg Gertsen University and continued her study of piano and music under the guidance of famous Russian teacher and musician, Piano Department Dean Irina Avramkova. Sevil graduated her Bachelor program with honors and began her teaching career while at the same time pursuing her Master's program ,which she completed with distinction in 2017. She participated in various Chamber music festivals and competitions and won the First Prize in International Music Competition in Italy and International Music Competition in Russia in 2017.
In 2017 Sevil moved to Houston, where she started a private studio, teaching kids of various age. Her experience ranges from teaching basics to beginners to working with college students and adults interested in improving their piano performance skills. In her free time, Sevil enjoys spending time with her 3-year-old daughter.