Virginia Putilina was born in a family of engineers. She studied with Nelly Mezhlumova at the Conservatory in Krasnodar, where she worked as an accompanist in vocal and chamber music classes. Also, she worked with singers and instrumentalists at the Vassily Safonov Kislovodsk State Philharmony. At present, she is an official accompanist at the Rimsky-Korsakov State College of Music in Krasnodar.

Virginia Putilina participates regularly in national and international music festivals and competitions. She is the winner of the “Krasnodar Camerata” International Chamber music competition and most recently was named “The best accompanist” of the Open Russian Vocal Competition in Rostov on Done 2014.