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Ilya Netkach

Ilya Netkach is a professional violinist from Ukraine. He graduated from Kharkov State College of Music (2006) with a formal classical education. However, Ilya was keen to acquire improvisation skills – jazz in particular – and soon started attending jazz jams and playing gigs, both solo and as a session musician. In 2009, inspired by an interview of Steve Vai in Guitar World, about his first solo release “Flex- Able”, as well as by the music of Stephane Grappelli, Regina Carter, Jean-Luc Ponty, Eric Truffaz and others, Ilya began working on his own original music. His debut single, “Lugsana”, was released in December 2012. Since 2013, Ilya has been working in the Middle East as a teacher of music

Rain & Dust

Label: Ilya Netkach
Released: 2020
Track listing: Rain & Dust

I Am

Label: Self Produced
Released: 2017
Track listing: Burned Bridges; Fiasco; Infamy; Wondering; Take No Prisoners!

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Ilya Netkach: I Am

Read "I Am" reviewed by Geno Thackara

No stranger to traveling, Ilya Netkach has absorbed a range of ideas between growing up in the Ukraine and (at the time of this release) teaching violin in the United Arab Emirates. A statement of identity such as I Am can't help showing all such personal sides, at least to the extent a five-track EP allows. ...


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