An accompanist, graduated from the Piano Department of the Gnesins Academy of Music in 1991.
She joined the Kolobov Novaya Opera in 1998 as an accompanist. Here she works on almost all the repertoire of the theatre, takes part in tours, prepares and performs concert programmes with the Novaya Opera soloists. She participated in all Evgeny Kolobov’s productions.
In 2010, Margarita Yakunina was awarded the Certificate of Merit by the Russian Culture Minister and the Russian Theatrical Workers’ Union.