From the very first notes, the songs of this brilliant pop composer are recognizable by the audience and are interesting to them. Vyacheslav Dobrynin has enriched our culture with wonderful melodies.
Vyacheslav Grigorievich Dobrynin was born on Tatiana's day - the twenty-fifth of January one thousand nine hundred and forty-six in Moscow. Real name - Vyacheslav Galustovich Antonov. Fate brought parents together at the front. Mother - Anna Ivanovna Antonova, was a nurse, Russian by nationality. Father - Galust Oganesovich Petrosyan, served with the rank of lieutenant colonel, Armenian. They officially registered their relationship at the front-line registry office. The composer's mother ended the war in Konigsberg, after which she left for Moscow. Father was sent to the Far East. After the war with Japan, he left for his homeland, because his relatives did not recognize this marriage. Father and son have never met.
Slava Dobrynin received his secondary education at the elite fifth Moscow school. Children of famous people studied here - in particular, the future maestro shared a desk with the son of the famous mathematician Landau. He took an active part in public life - he played in the basketball team, where he was the captain, which won gold medals in the Oktyabrsky district of the capital. At the same time he studied at a music school, mastering playing the button accordion. He was a passionate fan of the English band The Beatles. After completing eleven classes, Vyacheslav Antonov, from the very first attempt, managed to enter the Faculty of Art History at Moscow State University. After receiving a university degree, he successfully studies and then completes his postgraduate studies. He also plays the guitar in the Orpheus group created by Slava. Studying at the university, he managed to continue his musical education at two departments of the music school - folk, and conductor-choral.
In his specialty, Vyacheslav did not manage to work for a long time - in one thousand nine hundred and seventieth, he was invited as a guitarist to the Lundstrem orchestra. From that moment on, the love of music finally won out. In the same year he met Alla Pugacheva, who in those years was the soloist of the vocal and instrumental ensemble "Merry Boys". Slava began writing songs for this group. Gradually they become hits.
In one thousand nine hundred and seventy-two, his fruitful collaboration with the songwriter Leonid Petrovich Derbenev begins, which lasted until the poet's death. In order to avoid confusion, at this time the popularity of Yuri Antonov was growing, Vyacheslav Antonov made a decision - to change his creative name. It will be officially legalized in two years - it will be entered in the passport. From now on, the author of hits is known as Vyacheslav Dobrynin. Famous Soviet singers - Lev Leshchenko, Iosif Kobzon, Mikhail Boyarsky, as well as Sofia Rotaru, Roxana Babayan - begin to perform the songs of the young composer. Since one thousand nine hundred and eighty-one, Slava has grown a famous owl beard - in memory of his deceased mother.
Dobrynin's songs are performed by VIA with great success. Thanks to his songs, Olga Zarubina, Valentina Legkostupova become popular. The event that marked the beginning of a solo career took place in one thousand nine hundred and eighty-six - Mikhail Boyarsky could not come to the shooting of the musical program, who was supposed to perform one of the songs of Vyacheslav Dobrynin. The directors convinced the author to do it himself. It turned out well - the audience liked it. With recitals he traveled all over the country. Since one thousand nine hundred and ninetieth, he has been working with the group "Doctor Hit" created by him.
In one thousand nine hundred and ninety, the well-known Soviet company of gramophone records "Melodia" honored the composer with the "Golden Disc", for two albums sold in a circulation of two million copies. On January 29, one thousand nine hundred and ninety-six, Vyacheslav Grigorievich was awarded the honorary title "People's Artist of the Russian Federation". The popular composer was awarded several orders. Laureate of the Komsomol Prize.
Fifteen times his songs became finalists of the popular nationwide television program "Song of the Year". Three times a composer performing his own hits wins the Ovation Prize. Laureate of the I. O. Dunaevsky, and no less popular prize - "Golden Gramophone". According to the data for the year 2000, the composer has written about a thousand songs. He has released seventeen LPs, twelve EPs, nineteen CDs. Until now, his record has not been broken - six solo concerts in one day. All the performances of the talented artist are invariably accompanied by noisy applause, the audience is very fond of his hoarse voice and peculiar manner of performance.
In one thousand nine hundred and seventieth, Vyacheslav Dobrynin married an otolaryngologist Irina, who worked in a polyclinic. Eight years later, the family had a daughter, Catherine. The growing popularity of the talented composer, constant travels on tour negatively affected family relations. The marriage was officially dissolved in one thousand nine hundred and eighty-five. In the same year, Dobrynin marries his current wife, who is also named Irina. His wife is an architect by profession. There are no children in this marriage. Daughter Katya graduated from VGIK. Having married an American operator, she left to live in her husband's homeland. She has two children - daughter Sophia (2000) and son Alexander (2007).