He graduated from the vocal department of the Musical Pedagogical Institute named after Gnesins, class of professor E.S. Belova. At the same time, he was a teacher at the evening music school.
Soloist of the Voronezh Opera and Ballet Theater. The main parts: Onegin ("Eugene Onegin"), Yeletsky ("The Queen of Spades"), Robert ("Iolanta") Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Mizgir ("The Snow Maiden" by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov), Figaro ("Sevilla Barber" by Gioacchino Rossini), Rigoletto ('Rigoletto"), Count di Luna ("Troubadour"), Georges Germont (La Traviata), Jago (Othello), Rodrigo (Don Carlos) Giuseppe Verdi, Valentine ("Faust" by Charles Gounod), Escamillo ("Carmen" by Georges Bizet), Tassilo ("Mariza"), Radjami ("Bajadere"), Mr. X ("Princess of the Circus"), Edwin ("The Riviera Girl") by Emmerich Kálmán and others.
In 1986-1989 was a teacher of the Voronezh State Institute of Arts. Repeatedly toured in the US, Hungary, Yugoslavia, the Czech Republic, Germany and other countries.
In 1999-2004 he was the soloist of the St. Petersburg M. Mussorgsky Opera and Ballet Theater. Since 2006 he lives in Moscow.