Alex Vasilenko: this guys with guitars

Alex Vasilenko attended the AT Trade show in Moscow. His vdeio page contains lots of footage from the Jam section, "Jazprom", with Yan Ackerman and Alex Vasilenko.

Check out the video for:
Jazz prom(wmv)
NAMM 2006
More video

Alex contacted me to let you know he's currently engaged in studio works, working on his new album. More when I hear.

Alex Vasilenko is a player who was born in Moscow Russia in 1960. He's got plenty of music experience and this really shine through in his tasty playing style. His influences include the greats like Jeff Beck, Larry Carlton, Joe Satriani, Eric Clapton, Robben Ford, Andy Timmons, Danny Gatton. It is not suprising that he has performed in more than 20 countries including USA, France, Germany, Finland and Egypt...

A potted history of his career to date:
  • 77-79 The state Orchestra of Latvia «Neptun»
  • 82-85 The studio arranger, the guitarist
  • 85-90 The USSR Gosteleradio orchestra under management of Silantyev U.V.
  • 90-91 "Until Friday" group(Germany)
  • 92-93 The State Academic Big Theatre
  • 93 "Until Friday" group(Germany)
  • 95 1st place in "Blues Guitar" award fromSteve Lukather
  • 97-02 Nadejda Babkina
  • 02 Gigs and clinics in New York, USA
Check out Alex's web site for a full discography and audio samples. You'll want to download some of his video too.