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Famous Guitar Players from Russia

List of famous guitar players from Russia, listed alphabetically with photos of the guitarists when available. Russia has produced some great guitar players over the years, including guitarists who specialize in rock, metal, jazz, folk, classical, acoustic and more. These are some of the best Russian guitar players to ever live, so if you're a native of Russia and play guitar then this list should make you proud. If you're searching for a particular popular guitarist from Russia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List features guitarists like Vladimir Vysotsky and Sergey Mavrin.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Russian guitarists?" and "Which guitar players are from Russia?"

You can click on the names of these legendary guitarists of Russia in order to get more information about each one. If you're a guitar player or just love music you can use this list of talented Russian guitar players to find some new artists or bands that you might really enjoy.
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    • Nationality: Russia
    • Birthplace: Sovetsk, Russia
    • Nationality: Russia, Soviet Union
    • Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Vladimir Vysotsky
    Dec. at 42 (1938-1980)
    • Nationality: Russia, Soviet Union
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
    • Guitars Played: Seven-string guitar
  • Bulat Okudzhava
    Dec. at 73 (1924-1997)
    • Nationality: Russia, Armenia, Soviet Union
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Eurasia, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, Russia, Soviet Union
    • Nationality: Russia, Soviet Union
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
    • Nationality: Russia
    • Nationality: Russia
    • Birthplace: Eurasia, Moscow Oblast, Russia, Lyubertsy
    • Nationality: Russia
    • Nationality: Russia
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
    • Nationality: Russia
    • Birthplace: Voronezh, Russia
    • Nationality: Russia
    • Birthplace: Kazan, Russia
    • Nationality: Russia
  • Dec. at 77 (1773-1850)
    • Nationality: Russia
    • Birthplace: Vilnius, Lithuania