Ivan Stepanov
"Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything." – Plato
professional balalaika musician
I always make experiment with different genres from classical and traditional one to hard rock and modern compositions with sound effects.
  • Education:
    Chuvash State Institute of Culture and Art, Russia (2013)

    other instruments:
    guitar, harmonic
  • Work with
    orchestra and ensemble "Syaval" in the Chuvash State Philharmonic (from 2013),

    musician in a popular band "Ars-group" (from 2017)
    and solo performance.
  • Awards
    1st prize diploma, Russian competition of orchestra and ensembles (2009, Kazan)
    1st prize diploma, International festival "Zolotoe koltso"
    (2008, Vladimir)
    2nd prize diploma, XIV Leningrad region folk instrument competition "Metelitsa" (2008, Saint-Peterburg)
  • Performed on
    - Annual concert for the government and administration of the Chuvash Republic, Russia
    - Folk song Internation festival "Dobrovidenie"
    (2020, Saint-Petersburg)
    - "Chuvash Culture presentation for foreign delegates" in the Cultural Center of GlavUpDK under the MFA of Russia
    (2019, Moscow)
    - The word forum "Bread is the Word" (2019, Kaluga)
    - Culture day of Chuvash Republic in Samara region
    (2019, Samara)
    - Russian festival of folk art "Springs of Russia"
    (2018-2019, Cheboksary)
    - Chuvash Republic presentation for foreign diplomatic corps, MFA of Russia (2017, Moscow)
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tel: +7 917 657 89 69