ILYA KHRAPAKOV – new instrumental guitar project. Made in Russia with love.
Hello! I Ilya Khrapakov guitarist, vocalist and songwriter – “Glas Proroka”. Born 2 November 1989 in the city-hero of Smolensk at the end of the existence of the “evil Empire”.
“My address — not a house or street!
My address is the Soviet Union!”
(V. G. Kharitonov)
Doing music for over 10 years. Brought up mainly on Russian music, including Russian folk. Never ceased to do his favorite thing. Meeting with the public always brings a lot of joy and happiness, and successful concerts, this double effect.
Your musical journey began as many musicians with six-string acoustic guitar. There were many local successes, trial and error. Composing his first songs, his band, change of band. During this time he became known in the city and beyond.
“Learn to love the art in yourself, not yourself in art. If you will use the art, it will betray you; the art is very vindictive”.
(K. S. Stanislavsky)
Today I discover a new way in his creative path – an instrumental project. The thought of it hovered for a long time, it was always interesting not only to sing but also to play. Music education unfortunately do not have. Also here you can find information about the equipment I use, maybe someone my experience will be useful.
Will list the list of groups in which he played, maybe someone knows them: Glas Proroka, Hindenburg-Blues, Fall’in Dreams.
I want to thank everyone who believes in me, helps or at least does not interfere. On your website I want to introduce you to my guitar instrumental project. In competitions did not participate and can not boast of super technique, but his music I can simple words to explain difficult. What excites me every day.
I would also like to thank the following people who made a great contribution to the cause: Evgeny Lukyanov, Alexander Knyazev, Artem Antoshin, Andrew Rodenkov, Alexander and Nicholas Volochine, Tatiana Moiseeva, Natalia Shumilkina, Eugene Kuzmenko, Boris Belenkov, Dmitry Mandrikov, Ekaterina and Dmitri Nazarenko, G. Gusenkov …