A.Kochetkov is a violinist, composer and producer of wide stylistic versatility. He produced such bands as Berlin Oriental Group, The Wedding Orchestra for Middle Eastern Music and Husam Al-Ali Ensemble. He wrote music for Amos Gitai's films and theater pieces. Today he's touring with the renowned contemporary circus GOM Circus, developing his solo project 5 String Theory and composes and produces experimental electronic music.


The city of Kochetkov's current residency Berlin influensed and partly shaped his artistic vision. In his music Alexey aims to create a borderless stylistic coexistence and melt together musical elements which are usually existing apart. It is especially recognizable in his composer's works, where he applie various techniques to destabilize familiar order and blur boundaries between pop and avant-garde music. His music aiming to escape genre identity, reach a place of heightened sensitivity and bring listener into a liminal state of emotional catharsis.