Nikolai Rybin was born in Moscow. Music surrounded him right from the early childhood. His granny sang him Mozart’s lullabies and put on classics on the CD’s. Nikolai started to sing even before he said his first word. He’s singing literally everywhere. Nikolai always smiles and stays positive.
At the age of 5 Nikolai moved to London and entered UK school. In the beginning of his education he was introduced to classic pieces, because he started to take violin lessons. And after that, his musical world only grew bigger. Along with his mother, Nikolai attends music halls, Royal Opera House, perfomances of famous opera singers.
When Nikolai turned 8 years old, he became interested in the work of Andrea Bocelli, Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo and watched the concerts recordings of the great tenors on youtube. Nikolai learnt by heart pieces from their repertoirs and began taking professional lessons in singing. His vocal teacher is Alexia Mankovskaya. At 9 years old he won his first singing contest in the UK with the song “The walking in the air”.
Nikolai speaks russian and eglish fluently. He also learns italian and spanish. And of course, as for the boy, sport takes a significant place in his life. He is a captain of swimming school team and also plays tennis and football.