Born in 1972, Moscow, USSR. Bass Studies with R.Ibragimov, Prof. E.Kolosov,
Composition Studies with Prof. A.Leman
1995: MM Degree, Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory
1990: BM Degree, Central School of Music, Moscow
1990: First Prize, All-Soviet Union Students Bass Competition
1992 - present: Principal Bass, "Moscow Soloists" Chamber Orchestra
1990-2000: Master classes in Dublin, Ireland, Peabody Conservatory, USA and Carnegie Mellon University, USA
1998- present: Founding member/bass chair, Russian Jazz Quartet
1994 - 98: co-Principal, "Studio for New Music" Ensemble
1996 - composer/pianist/bassist/producer, Rendering, Cantabile Records
1994 - 96: Bassist, Moscow Conservatory Early Music Ensemble
1991 - 92: bass section, Bolshoi Opera House
1990 - 91: Principal Bass, "ENSEMBLE XXI" Chamber Orchestra
1991: co-Principal, European Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (Greece)
2000 - Harper?s Bazaar Russia placed an article on Yuri Goloubev
Frequent appearances on Russian TV; numerous chamber music and jazz CD recordings
Compositions, editions and bass transcriptions published by R.Forberg - P.Jurgenson Musikverlag (Germany). Toured in over 30 countries, performing with such masters as James Galway, Barbara Hendricks, Michel Portal, Thomas Quasthoff, Viktor Tretiakov, Gidon Kremer, Yuri Bashmet, Lynn Harrell, Mstislav Rostropovich performing in such venues as Royal Albert Hall, Barbican Center (London), Sydney Opera House, Concertgebouw (Amsterdam), Suntory Hall (Tokyo), Carnegie Hall (New York), Salle Pleyel (Paris).... Made his appearances as a jazz player in Finland, Germany, Greece, France, Italy, Russia...
Was awarded the "New Names" Scholarship of Russian Cultural Foundation twice.
Member, International Society of Bassists.
"Bass player Yuri Goloubev handled his "giant child" so lightly and agilely, carrying the composer's intentions out with such unbelievable animation and brilliance, that it was like a miracle!"
"Fantastic playing technique along with sophisticated musicianship... a superb player"
"Jazz Quadrate", Minsk
Krimsky val, 8 - 24
Tel./fax +7 095 238 3619
Cell +7 902 692 5697
From: "Rendering" (Igor Bril - Yuri Goloubev, 1996)
Theme For Jenny
A Birthday Song
A Song For The Singer
Olga Ionova (vocal, 1 и 3), Vladimir Dibsky (vocal, 2), Vassily Goloubov (acoustiv guitar, 2), Yury Goloubev (composer; piano, 1; bass, 2), Igor Bril (piano, 3)
From: "New Romantic Jazz", Viacheslav Gorsky Trio (Viacheslav Gorsky, 1999)
The Sea And The Rocks
Tears In Heaven
Viacheslav Gorsky - piano, keyboards; Yuri Goloubev - string bass; Ruslan Kapitonov - drums