Vadim Alexandrovich Pchelkin (born November 7, 1972 , Leningrad ) is a Russian choir conductor and teacher. Founder and leader of the St. Petersburg Boys and Youth Choir (since 1992). Favorite teacher of his choir.
|Vadim Alexandrovich Pchelkin|
|Date of Birth||November 7, 1972 (aged 46)|
|Place of Birth||Leningrad, USSR|
|Professions||choir conductor, teacher|
|Collectives||Choir of Boys and Youths of St. Petersburg, Leningrad State Chapel .|
Graduated with honors Choir School named after M.I. Glinka ( 1991 ), St. Petersburg Conservatory ( 1996 , class of professor E.P. Kudryavtseva ).
Member of the Presidium of the All-Russian Choral Society (ВХО) , member of the Board of the Union of Concert Workers of St. Petersburg , In 2006 - 2008 - choirmaster of the State Academic Capella of St. Petersburg . Honored Worker of Culture of the Russian Federation (2018) 
Choir Studio of Boys and Youths of St. Petersburg under the direction of Vadim Pchelkin.
The choral studio was founded by Vadim Pchelkin in 1992 . By 2019, the St. Petersburg Boys and Youth Choir includes a concert choir in which over one hundred people sing. The choir’s repertoire is annually replenished with new compositions, high professional performing skills.
The concert choir tours every year around the world. The choir visited Holland , Switzerland , France , Germany , Great Britain , and Finland .
Discography of the choir:
- 2012 "Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom" - P.I. Tchaikovsky (CD dedicated to the blessed memory of E.P. Kudryavtseva )
- 2007 "Suggest, God, my prayer .."
- "Knabenchor St. Petersburg"
- "Ein Gruss aus Russland"
- "Knabenchor St. Petersburg. Vol. 5"
- "Christmas with the Boys Choir of St. Petersburg"
- Choir Studio of Boys and Boys Official site, the official group "Vkontakte" .
- Interview with Vadim Pchelkin (broadcast “Evening. Meetings.”, St. Petersburg TV channel)
- Live broadcast with Vadim Pchelkin and members of the choir (TV channel St. Petersburg)
- Interview with Vadim Pchelkin (Petersburg Meetings, Culture Channel, Part 1)
- Interview with Vadim Pchelkin (Petersburg Meetings, Culture Channel, part 2)
- Children's choir of Russia (North-West Federal District, 160 people). The main conductor is Vadim Pchelkin. Performance at the Mariinsky Theater.
- In Vologda - "Chimes" Article in the newspaper "Trud"
- Concert in the hall of the former Moscow Synodal School Article on the website Portal-Credo.Ru