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
   N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov
 1974-1981  St. Petersburg State Concervatory of Music,
   St. Petersburg, Russia ( ),
 1979 -           Became a piano tecnician.
 1993 -           Immigrated to The United Srates with my wife
   Ella and our daughter Rita.
1993- 1999  Piano technician for The Music Shoppe,
                       Normal, IL
 1994             Started my own Sam's Piano Service