Vladimir Lisnevsky is an oktavist currently performing with the Rybin Male Choir. Lisnevsky was born in Kiev, Ukraine in 1949. He studied at the Odessa State Academy of Music, the Kiev State Pedagogical Institute, and the Chernigov School of Music. From 1986 to 1992 Lisnevsky was a member of Vladimir Minin's Moscow Chamber Chorus. Lisnevsky now lives in Moscow, Russia, and from 1986 to the present, has performed with Valery Rybin's choir, the Rybin Male Choir.