Honors Diploma (B.M.), Azerbaijan State College of Music; graduate studies, Azerbaijan State Conservatory, Music Academies of Tel-Aviv and Jerusalem, Conservatory of Lucerne. Conductor, chamber and symphonic orchestras, choirs. Extensive teaching in USSR, Israel, Germany, Austria, and U.S. Co-founder and Principal, Stoliarsky School of Music, Brisbane and Sydney, Australia; former Executive Director, Ann Arbor School for the Performing Arts; former Associate Director for Education and Music Director of the Special Music School, Kaufman Center, New York.