«I am a jazz performer, pianist and jazz melodica player, teacher, methodist, composer, arranger, couch of ensembles.
In 1970 I participated in the biggest jazz festival of the Soviet time. In 1974 I participated in the Newport Jazz Festival with the ensemble.
I played with such jazz and blues performers as D .D. Bridgewater, Chico Freeman , Arnie Lawrence, Dewey Redman , Delphio Marsalis, Dave Liebman, Billy Hart, Buster Williams, Herbie Pomeroy, Randy Brecker, Steve Grossman, Joe Lovano , Eddy Daniels. My ex-students were such pianists as Tamir Hendelman, Ruslan Sirota, such guitarists as Dan Adler, Mordi Farber.»