Musician who also became primary conductor from the London Symphony Orchestra and general and artistic movie director for the Mariinsky Theatre. He also offered as artistic movie director for the White colored Nights Event in St. Petersburg. He analyzed piano at Leningrad Conservatory from 1972 until 1977. He was qualified by the famous Ilya Musin. He was granted the 2006 Polar Music Reward. He wedded the musician Natalya Dzebisova in 1999. His sister Larissa Gergieva was a pianist and offered as movie director from the Mariinsky performers’ academy. He was an individual friend of Russian innovator Vladimir Putin.