Biography of Sergey Penkin
Childhood and the origin of Sergei PenkinaSergey Mikhailovich Penkin was born on February 10, 1961 in Penza into a large family. The father of the future singer worked as a machinist, and his mother was a housewife, worked in a church as a cleaner. Despite the rejection of religiosity in the Soviet Union, the Penkins family was a believer. This was reflected in the upbringing of children. Serezha himself from three years not only attended the temple, but also sang in the church choir. At one time I even wanted to become a priest, to go to a theological seminary, but then I changed my mind - I did not like the service to lead.
According to Sergey, religion was instilled in him by his mother - she came from a Penza family of nobles, the Dolinins, and from childhood was brought up in an aristocratic, intelligent, Christian spirit.
Sergey Penkin was born in Penza
Sergei Penkin's youthAfter receiving basic secondary education, Sergey entered the Penza Cultural and Vocational School, and after graduating in 1979, he went to serve in the army. He asked to fight in Afghanistan, but the command decided otherwise, and Penkin got into the Scarlet Chevron military ensemble as a vocalist, served on the dishwasher. In the early 1980s, after the army, Sergei moved to Moscow, got a job as a janitor and tried to enroll in the Musical and Pedagogical Institute. Gnesinyh. The admission attempt ended in failure, but Sergei did not give up - tried again and again.
In the end, he still managed to do, with the eleventh attempt. Communications helped - at one of the parties, fate brought Penkina to Larisa Olshah, who recommended him to Natalia Andrianova, a member of the Gnesinka selection committee. Andrianova convinced teachers that a person with a unique four-octave voice range has the right to study at a music institute.
The orientation of Sergey Penkin raises questions
Once in 1988, on a tour in Evpatoria, Sergei Penkin met Viktor Tsoi. The cult rocker offered to perform together, Sergey was somewhat wary, but he agreed - he did not know which audience went to the Kino concerts, and this embarrassed him. However, the concert went off with a bang, marking the beginning of a friendship between Penkin and Tsoi, unfortunately not lasting long - soon Choi died.
Sergey Penkin's voice fascinates
The beginning of the career of Sergey PenkinBy 1992, the year of graduation from the Music and Pedagogical vocal class, Penkina already had the debut album “Holiday” (1991) and international recognition in the asset. The performer with a unique vocal was called to concerts in London, New York, Paris. Western accompanists celebrated the unusual style and special voice of the young performer, his soulful performance of Russian folk songs in the most modern arrangements.
Sergey Penkin can be considered one of the founders of Russian show business: he has always been at the forefront of pop. His stage costumes amazed the public and amaze her to this day. Sergey admits that now he has more than 2500 suits, each of which he invented personally. Promises to arrange a show of his collection.
Alone with everyone. Sergey Penkin
Foreign tours are also continuing, their geography is constantly expanding, covering Israel, Australia, and Germany. Penkin becomes one of the few Russian performers performing in the Billboard hall in New York. In 1994, Sergei went with a grand program to London, where he performs with Peter Gabriel, in the same year Penkin makes his way to the final of the national Eurovision contest. By this time, the artist has already five albums, shooting in bit parts in three films.
Sergey Penkin in the two thousandthIn 2002, Sergei gave a concert in Moscow with the Silantyev Symphony Orchestra, and in 2003 he went to London again to perform on the same stage with the author of the song “Feelings”, Morris Albert. In 2006, the musician celebrated his 45th birthday with a grandiose show in the Russia Concert Hall, and in 2008, he recorded a joint single, “I Will Be With You” (Sarah Brightman). The last at the moment, the 22nd in a row album "Duets" ("Duets") Penkin releases in 2010. Then he goes to the "Musical Ring" against Lolita Milyavskaya, gives a few more concerts with a symphony orchestra. Currently involved in the TV show reincarnations "One to One".
Sergey Penkin starred in movies
Sergey Penkin in the cinemaSergei Penkin’s filmography includes a small number of films in which the musician was filmed mainly in bit parts. Penkina's debut in the movie - an inconspicuous role in the youth drama "Publication" by Viktor Volkov (1988). The following roles are also episodic - “Hotel Eden” (1991), “Ka-ka-du” (1992), voice of one of the characters in the animated film “New Bremen” (2000). Later, Sergei "lit up" in several television series with already more prominent roles: "Shooting game" (2004), "Doomed to become a star" (2005), "My Fair Nanny" (2008). In addition, the major roles of Penkina are in one of the series of the television series “Pathways” (2007) and in the feature film “The Diamond Arm-2” (2010). Two documentaries filmed on the screen in the 2000th years were filmed on the life of Sergey Penkin: “The Eleventh Attempt” by Igor Klebanov and the “People's Artist” by Alexey Ostudin.
The personal life of Sergey PenkinWith his wife, an English journalist of Russian origin, Penkin met in London in those years when he worked as a janitor at Ostozhenka. For more than 12 years they met rarely, living apart, and signed not long ago - in 2007.Penkin is older than his wife by 12 years, but neither he nor she is experiencing complexes in this regard.
Sergey Penkin - Feelings
Sergey himself has no bad habits - he does not smoke and practically does not drink alcohol, considering it to be disastrous for any person.
The voice of Sergey Penkin is listed in the Guinness Book of Records.