Dmitry Kalashnikov was born in Moscow in 1994. Graduated from the Moscow Gnessin Middle Special School of Music (classes of Ada Traub and Tatiana Vorobieva) and the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatoire (class of Elena Kuznetsova).
Prize-winner at several international competitions. Grant-recipient of the New Names foundation, the Yuri Rozum International Charitable Foundation and the Homecoming cultural development foundation. Recipient of the Prize for the Support of Talented Youth and the Moscow Government Prize.
Has given concerts at the Moscow State Conservatoire, the Russian Academy of Music and the Moscow International House of Music as well as appearing at various venues in Paris, Salzburg, Pärnu, Venice, Padua, Warsaw, Krakow and Poznan.
Has appeared on numerous occasions with the Russian National Orchestra under Mikhail Pletnev and piano duets. Has taken part in several projects run by the State Tretyakov Gallery.
For several years he has collaborated with the artist Gavriil Kochevrin on charitable evenings supporting orphans at the Marina Tsvetaeva House-Museum. His concerts have featured Yevgeny Knyazev, Alexander Rudin and Boris Andrianov.
At the moment Dmitrii studies at the Royal College of Music (class Pr. Vanessa Latarche), London and win a scholarship George Stennett Award Holder supported by a Neville Wathen Scholarship.
Information for December 2018