Vladimir Balshin

Vladimir Balshin

Vladimir Balshin was born in Moscow and studied at the Moscow Conservatoire with Natalia Shakhovskaya.

He was a finalist in the 1998 Tchaikovsky Competition and performed with the Moscow Soloists during the 1990s under the direction of Yuri Bashmet.

As a chamber musician Balshin received coaching from members of the Borodin Quartet, of which he became a member in 2007 after nine years with the Brahms Trio.