Honored Artist of Russia.
Member of the orchestra since 2003.
Graduated from the Moscow Conservatory.
1st Prize winner at an international competition in Prague (1972).
Participated in the ensemble of Sviatoslav Richter, together with Yury Bashmet and Oleg Kagan; was soloist of the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia.
Soloist since 1997 of the Moscow Soloists chamber ensemble.
Conducts a class in French horn at the Gnessin Music School.