- Born in 1991, to a Russian mother and Italian father.
- As early as six years old he showed incredible talent both as pianist & composer.
- As a child he participated on a variety of Russian TV shows.
- At the age of 10, he began performing on the famous Russian music
show "Nord Ost." This show was tragically cut short by Chechen
terrorists on October 23, 2002.
- Lead singer with "All That Jazz", Russia's first female jazz band.
- Sang with Bobby McFerrin on his concert tour of the Baltic States.
- Performed with Russia's oldest jazz big band led by Oleg Lundstrem.
- During 2007 he performed with a jazz trio at the "Umbria Jazz Festival"
- Signed with "Elephant Records" in 2008, a label with a history of
producing famous jazz stars including Freddy Cole, Eddie Gomez,
Joao Donato, Teddy Edwards, Lew Tabackin, Charles McPherson,
Milcho Leviev,Chucho Valdez and many others.
- In 2009 he recorded his first CD in Havana produced by Vartan Tonoian.
Many world famous musicians took part in the project, including one of
the "Fathers of Bossa Nova" Joao Donato accompanied by Pancho Amat,
Hernan Lopez Nusa, Sexto Sentido, members of the "Buena Vista Social
Club" and the "Havana Symphony Orchestra." The CD was released in
the first half of 2010.
- In the fall of 2011, Greg will record his second release for "Elephant Records"
in Cuba & Brazil.
- Greg is currently in the process of writing music for several international soap operas.
- Greg is a recent graduate of UCLA, mastering in film composition and Independent
Photo By - Dayana Madrigal