Nikita Boldyrev was born in 1987, November, 23 in Moscow and since of my birth he lives at the same city.

Nikita had begun studying guitar playilg in 1999 under the direction of the guitar teacher Eduard Aygunian. In 2002-2006 he had taken the lessons and the master classes of Suren Mirzoyan and Artyom Dervoed (Russia), Jose Maria Gallardo del Rey (Spain), Hugo Geller (Argentina), Thomas Offermann (Germany), Marcin Dylla (Poland).

Since 2003 until 2007 Nikita was a student of State Musical College of the Variety and Jazz Art. In 2012 he graduated the State Calssical Acasemy (World Musical Culture Faculty).

In 2001 Nikita was included to The Record Book of Planet as a world record-holder by the speed of mastering of guitar repertoir (it is a statement of Russian Bureau of Records Registration).

In 2005 Nikita Boldyrev became a scholar of "The International Charitable Foundation of Vladimir Spivakov". In 2006 he was awarded by "The state premium for support of talented youth" according to The Decree No.325 of the President of Russia.

Nikita's concert activity began in 2000, and since then he has taken part at a lot of concerts at thr different concert halls and clubs of Moscow and other cities of Russia, Serbia, Ukraine, Belarus, Poland. Nikita took part in the guitar and musical festivals such as "Guitar Virtuosos" (Moscow, Chaykovskiy Concert Hall, 2012), "World of Guitar" (Kaluga, 2009, 2013), "Strings" (Leskovac, Serbia).

Nikita Boldyrev is a laureate of Russian and International guitar and jazz contests. Nikita's contemporary creativity is based just at the intersection of classical and jazz music. Stylistically, his repertoire can be described as "jazz in classical guitar" and "fingerstyle". Nikita Boldyrev also actively collaborates with composers Gennady Gladkov and Vyacheslav Osminin.

Since 2001 he repeatedly appears on different TV and radio casts and programs.

Since 2008 Nikita Boldyrev is a teacher of the "Guitar College", Moscow.

Participation at the concert performances of music festivals

  • 2002 - "Young Talents of Moscow"
  • 2002-2006 Moscow Art Festival "Inspiration"
  • 2004 - "Spring Stars in Arkhangelskoye" (recital)
  • 2004 - The International Scientific and Musical Session (Krakow, Poland - recital)
  • 2005 - "MusicFest" (Moscow, Luzhniki)
  • 2006 - "Guitarplayer Party" (Moscow)
  • 2009 - "Guitar World" (Kaluga)
  • 2009 - "Guitar Renaissance" (Gomel, Belarus): the concert performer of the Festival and the juror of the International Competitions
  • 2010 - "Guitar Renaissance in Minsk" (Minsk, Belarus)
  • 2011 - "Guitar For You" (Bryansk)
  • 2011 - "Open Air Color Jazz" (Moscow)
  • 2012 - "Virtuosos of Guitar" (Moscow)
  • 2012, 2013 - "Chernigov GuitarFest" (Chernigov, Ukraine)
  • 2013 - "Tabula Rasa" (Moscow)
  • 2013 - "Guitar World" (Kaluga)
  • 2015 - "Young Winds" (Moscow)
  • 2015 - "Summer Music Classes STRINGS" (Leskovac, Serbia)

Participation at the competitions

2002, October.
VIII International Competitions "Roza Vetrov" (Moscow)
Nomination "Instrumental Music, Solo".
The First Prize

2003, December.
The Internacional Classical Guitar Festival and Competitions "Tabula Rasa" (Volgograd).
The Second Prize
(the First Prize was not awarded to anybody).

2004, April.
All-Russian Competitions "Many-Sided Guitar" (Moscow).
Nomination "Classical Guitar".
The First Prize

2006, March.
IV Moscow Festival "Inspiration"
Grand Prix.

2008, April.
All-Russian Competitions "Many-Sided Guitar" (Moscow).
Nomination "Acoustic Guitar".
The First Prize and The Special Prize for own arrangements.

2008, May.
III International Jazz Festival And Competitions "JALITON" (Yalta).
Nomination "Instrumental Solo".
The First Prize.