Ivan Bushuev (1984*) – baroque and modern flute player, soloist of Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble and composer.
Ivan has graduated and postgraduate from the Moscow State Conservatoire in 2008 (docent Olga Ivusheikova). In 2007 Ivan has received a grant from the Marco Fodella Foundation in Milan and also an opportunity to study the traverse flute with Marcello Gatti for a year.
He immersed himself in the study of contemporary music after lessons with Helen Bledsoe, Harrie Starreveld, Eva Furrer and Mario Caroli. Ivan is responsible for numerous world and russian premiers of contemporary works both as a soloist and as a member of a trio together with Natalia Cherkasova (piano) and Dmitry Vlassik (percussion).
In 2013 he created his own project of electronic experimental music – NEREST. Now he teaching in Ippolitov-Ivanov Music College and Appears on the stage as a soloist, ensemble and orchestral player in Russia and abroad.