Graduated from the Voronezh music College (1930, a disciple of S.E. Axtman and G.M. Bogacheva).
He was assistant concertmaster of the violas of the Voronezh Symphony orchestra (1926-1941, after 1945), soloist of the regional radio Committee (1930-1936), violin and viola teacher at the Mussorgsky children's music school (1935-1941).
He participated in the great Patriotic war. After 1945 he was a teacher of the Voronezh music school, Children's music school № 1 of the Central district, Children's music school № 1 of the Leninsky district of Voronezh.