Zornitsa Ilarionova is currently studying at Santa Cecilia Music Academy in Bergamo under prof. Pavel Vernikov.
She is laureat of some of the following competitions: International Music Competition “Johann Sebastian Bach” in Japan - 1st prize
International Violin Competition “Suna Kan” - Ankara, Turkey - 2nd prize
International Moscow Music Competition 2020 - 1st prize
International Music Competition “Lèopold Bellan” - Paris 2020 - 1st prize
International String Competition “Rudolf Barshai” 2021, Saint Petersburg - 1st prize