At the age of 5 he began to sing in the Tomsk academic boy s
choir Gloria. In 1993 he was drafted into the
Russian Army where he obtained the skills of the wind-instruments
(trumpet, tenor, baritone, tube). Alexander graduated from the
conductor-choir faculty of the Novosibirsk Musical College. In
1995-2000 he had worked in the Bishops mens quartette
of the Novosibirsk Cathedral. In 2002 he joined the
Sharomov Vocal Ensemble.