Kateryna was born on October 19th, 1993 in Samara, Russia. She began to take piano lessons at the music school in Odessa, Ukraine when she was 4, and two years later she began to participate in different local festivals and competitions. Kateryna began to study jazz vocal under E. N. Nerubayskaya at the age of 11. She studied at Music College in Odessa in classical/jazz piano. Since October 2013, Kateryna is a student at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen (Germany) under Prof. Thomas Rückert (jazz piano), and Romy Camerun (jazz vocal).