(1966) Diploma, Piano and Voice, Karlsruhe, Germany. Studied Italian, German, French and Russian opera and art songs. Performed extensively as a soloist on opera and concert stages, television and radio. Director, Ina Chalis Opera Ensemble. Former faculty, Fracassi Conservatory in Argentina and Montevideo Conservatory in Uruguay. She coaches repertoire from folk songs to opera for all skill levels. Also speaks German, Spanish, Italian, French and Russian.