Evgeny Lanchtchikov was born in USSR (Tashkent City, Republic of Uzbekistan, USSR). He started studying cello and double bass at the age of 6 at the Uspensky Music School for gifted children in 1975. After 11 years of studying in school, Evgeny got into Novosibirsk State Conservatory and seven years later was graduated as a double bass soloist, orchestra player and double bass tutor.
His full-time professional orchestra experience started in 1987 and includes working with the Army Orchestra of the Siberian Region (1987-1989), Chamber Orchestra of Novosibirsk Philrharmonia (1989-1990, Novosibirsk, Russia), the Novosibirsk State Academic Symphony Orchestra (1990-1993, Novosibirsk, Russia), Slavanian Academic Symphony Orchestra (1993-1994, Moscow, Russia), Opera and Ballet orchestra of Zatz Theatre (1993-1994, Moscow, Russia), Bilkent Academic Symphony Orchestra (1994-1996, Ankara, Turkey) and Auckland Philharmonia (1996 to present).
Evgeny’s teaching experience includes teaching double bass in Bilkent University (Ankara, Turkey), The University of Auckland (School of Music) and Epsom Music School.
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