Russian composer, arranger, saxophonist. Russian Honoured artist.
In 1957 entered the Sverdlovsk Military Academy for Musicians.
In 1967 - Chaikovsky Music School. After graduating became a prize winner of the Moscow International Jazz Festival.
In 1965 played in the oldest Moldavian ensemble VIA “Norok”. An author of many songs. Has a membership card of Beer Fan’s Association No 001 from 26.04.1998.