was born into a Russian family in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
From early childhood he showed interest and abilities toward
music. For a start he sang in choirs, played different instruments
(clarinet, accordion), and then one day he heard and was
introduced to the classical guitar.
I first heard the sounds of the guitar, I felt that I
only and only want to play this instrument. I will not
be able to live without these harmonious sounds."
And so it
happened -- he studied and obtained his classical guitar
degree at the College of Music in Sverdlovsk, Russia.
Solo concerts in major cities of Russia and Kazakhstan
started soon after completion of this College.
played and worked for 3 years in Spain (Barcelona). He
was a permanent at the radio and television of Almaty,
Kazakhstan. He has played for 3 years at
the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco.