Irina Tseytlina was born in St. Petersburg in 1976, studied organ in Kazan with Prof. Rubin Kabirovich Abdoullin, and completed her studies in 2001 with the concert diploma. She won prizes in competitions in Kazan, Kaliningrad and Kazan. She then continued her studies in master classes with Jon Laukvik, Lorenzo Ghielmi, Ludger Lohmann, Bernard Focroule, Jean Wolfs, and others. She is currently studying church music at Herford Academy of Protestant Church Music, and working at Middelich Protestant Church in Gelsenkirchen-Buer.

Besides Russia, she has also given many organ concerts in Germany, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland and Spain.