The name, Dmitry Koltakov, is known in Moscow and throughout Russia among fans of acoustic guitar music of all genres. Classically trained, with numerous accolades and awards to his name, Koltakov is known not only as a virtuoso classical guitarist, appearing in concerts in the Russian Federation and Europe, but also as an outstanding arranger and composer of contemporary and original music.
Most of his youth Koltakov spent studying under the rigorous scrutiny of his pedagogues and private master teachers. Dmitry’s brilliant and engaging performances are a testimony to a life devoted to polishing his craft. Dmitry’s mastery of the guitar can be heard in his exquisite performances and arrangements of classical, contemporary and original music. Today Dmitry is focused on composing, performing in Moscow, and touring Europe during the Summers. When he’s not performing he is a sought-after master teacher in his own right.
Solo / Duo
Dmitry Koltakov often works and performs solo, but he is happiest when he’s joined by his playing partner, Artyom Artamonov, in duet. All arrangements are by Dmitry Koltakov. The duo performs live across Moscow and is particularly sought-after in Austria. The duo are keen to make their names known across the capitols of Europe. Most of the European performances take place during the Summer months, from June 1st to August 31st. For booking details contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guitar & Voice Album with Inga Hope
Collaboration on an album of original songs with a Scandinavian singer-songwriter and finger-style guitarist, Inga Hope. Dmitry’s role in the project is co-producer and supporting guitarist. The album is arranged with the aim to be easily performed live across various venues, requiring only a vocal mic and amplification for two guitars.