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performing arts educator

Vassilii Vladimirovich Mountian, Russian performing arts educator. With Russian Army, 1964-1966.

Background

Mountian, Vassilii Vladimirovich was born on January 8, 1941 in Grigoriopol, Moldova, Russia. Came to the United States, 1990. Son of Vladimir Andreevitch and Anna Vassilievna Mountian.

Education

Diplomat, Kishiniev State Academy Choreographic Academy, Moldova, Russia, 1960.

Career

Soloist (dancer), State Ensemble "JOK", Kishiniev, Moldova., Russia, 1960-1964;ballet master, Odessa (Ukraine) Military Ensemble, 1964-1966;principal soloist, State Ensemble Igor Moiseyev, Moscow, 1967-1985;ballet master, State Theatre "ROMEN", Moscow, 1985-1986;ballet master, Khadra International Folk Ballet, San Francisco, 1991;instructor ballet, Stapleton School Performing Arts, San Anselmo, California, since 1992. Freelance choreographer, Moscow, 1986-1990. Guest instructor Olympic Training Center, United States Gymnastics Federation, 1993, San Francisco Ballet School, summer 1994-1995.

Assistant ballet master Moscow Goodwill Games, 1986, 70th Anniversary Concert, Moscow, 1987, Marin Ballet, 1996. Instructor ballet Westlake School Performing Arts, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Choreographer numerous shows, festivals and films, since 1967. Choreographer for Alexander Fadeev, men's world champion, and Olympic gold medalists Ekatarina Gordeeva and Sergei Grinkov, 1988, 94. Choreographer rythmic gymastics for world champions Anna Kochneva and Tatiana Druchinina.

Membership

With Russian Army, 1964-1966.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, sports, traveling.

Connections

Married Elena Korneva, April 1980 (divorced September 1987). Children: Anna V., Igor V. Kornev. Married Lesley Dara Gordon, March 4, 1991.

father:
Vladimir Andreevitch

mother:
Anna Vassilievna Mountian

spouse:
Elena Korneva

spouse:
Lesley Dara Gordon

child:
Anna V. Mountian

child:
Igor V. Kornev Mountian