Zadorozhnuik is a student at Ukraine's leading music school, where before her studied some of the greatest performing artists of the 20th Century, including David Oistrakh, Nathan Milstein and Emil Gilels.
"Music for me is a breathtaking art: it heals, inspires and gives meaning to human life. By enabling artists around the world to achieve their potential, Apogee unites us in exchanging ideas, building understanding, and attaining excellence. It is my hope that all of the aims of The Apogee Foundation will be fulfilled, so that the dreams of young artists all over the world can someday come true. I have promised in my own heart to do everything I can to make it so."