I was born and raised in Leningrad (St.Petersburg), USSR.
Started my music education at the age of 8:
1963-1970 Children Music School for Moscow District
named after D.D. Schostakovich
1970-1974 College of Music named after
1974-1981 St. Petersburg State Concervatory of Music,
1979 - Became a piano tecnician.
1993 - Immigrated to The United States , State of Illinois, with my family.
1993- 1999 Piano technician for The Music Shoppe,
1994 - Started my own Sam's Piano Service
2020 - Moved to East Lansing, Michigan , to be close
to our daughter and her husband, both Faculty of MSU .