Dmitry Baevsky was born in St-Petersburg, Russia in 1976.
He started piano lessons at six and discovered his passion
and seriousness for music as a teenager, when he picked up
an alto saxophone. In 1991, he entered the Mussorgsky
College of Music in St-Petersburg and studied with the brilliant
Russian jazz saxophonist Gennady Goldstein. Throughout
the nineties, Dmitry Baevsky appeared in many jazz venues
and international festivals throughout Russia. In addition, he
participated and was awarded prize places in several jazz
and classical competitions.
Upon his arrival in New York in 1996, he was accepted to the
Jazz Department at the New School University on a full