Born in Kalinigrad in 2000. Ilya is studying at the Rachmaninoff Kalinigrad Regional High School of Music (class of Honoured Cultural Worker of Russia Vladimir Fradkin).
He is a prizewinner of the contests:
2015 - winner of the Great Regional Winds and Brass Competition in Olecko (Poland). The 3d prize of the Blazhevich All-Russian Silver Trumpets Competition (Moscow). Winner of the 8th International St.Peterburg Christmas Assemblies Competition.
2016 - winner of the 5th Dolzhikov Moscow Open Competition. Winner of the eMuse online-competition (Greece). Grand Prix of the International “Playful Spring” Internet-Contest (Moscow).
2017 - the 1st prize of the All-Russian “Young talents of Russia” Competition (Moscow). Winner of the Regional Winds and Brass Competition (Kalinigrad), the International “Planet of Talents” Competition (Kalinigrad). The International Sonorum Instrumentists Competition Award (Lithuania).
2018 - the 2nd prize of the International “Planet of Talents” Competition (Kalinigrad) and the 3rd All-Russian Competition for orchestral instrumentists (Kalinigrad).
He participated in master classes by Valery Popov. He plays in the international Baltic Sea Youth Orchestra (Germany, 2015), the Old Music Band Brevis. Ilya is giving performances in Russia and abroad.
He was awarded the grant of the Governor of Kalinigrad Region.