Valery Grigoryevich graduated from the Leningrad State Institute of Culture named after N. K. Krupskoy (now Saint Petersburg State University of Culture and Arts) in 1984.
Valery Grigoryevich directed the song and dance ensemble "Zorenka'"(Bogoroditsk, Tula region) and the folk instrument ensemble "Rus" (Yensky village, Murmansk region). Since 1979 he heads the center for aesthetic education of children and youth, runs the club "Youth" in the village of Vyaznovatovka, Nizhnedevitsky district.
In 1980 Valery Grigoryevich organizer of the ensemble "Zernyshko". In 1985 he organized village history Museum and in 2005 - rural art gallery. Valery Grigoryevich heads the center for aesthetic education of children and youth, which groups and soloists are graduates and participants of regional, zonal, all-Russian holidays and festivals, exhibitions and competitions of theater, music, and fine arts.
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Valery Grigoryevich considers the need to awaken the love of genuine folk art in children as the first task.
Valery Grigoryevich is married.