Aleksey SoV is a classical guitarist from Russia. He began his creative career at the age of 13 under the guidance of the composer and Professor of South Ural State Institute of Arts Viktor Viktorovich Kozlov. In parallel with guitar lessons, Aleksey was fond of opera vocals, performed as part of the choir and solo. In both creative directions, he is a laureate of multiple Russian and International competitions.
Aleksey plays a copy of a romantic guitar of the 19th century and is actively engaged in studying the cultural features of this historical period. In this direction, he wrote a number of theoretical works and studies. In 2020 he recorded a solo album of music by J.K. Mertz.
Aleksey continues to study in the class of one of the best guitarists in the world, Irina Kulikova. He is her deputy at the international Academy of Classical Guitar.