Since his father played the guitar very badly, becomes the family pianist and accompanies his parents, whom earn their living by singing and dancing in Russian cabarets, first at the famous cabaret The Bat, then as free lancers artists. In addition to Russian songs, is immersed in operatic arias through the singing of his parents and the records of the super stars (Caruso, Schippa, Galli-Curci, Ponselle) that they buy.

Feera and Yuri Istomin in stage costumes