PAVEL STEPANOV was born in the city of Kandalaksha in the North of Russia. He graduated from music school in piano and studied tuba and guitar. In 2005 at the age of 17 he enrolled in the College of music in classical percussion instruments. In 2008 he continued his studies in the Conservatory of the city of Petrozavodsk. Since 2009 he plays in the orchestra of the Western Military District in St. Petersburg as well as head of drum group of the orchestra (Sky Rhythm).
Since 2013 he teaches his own students in the school of percussion skills. From 2014 he was student and member in the St. Petersburg Lyceum of arts marching ensemble. From the same year on Pavel Stepanov heads the department Rudimental and Marching drummers in the Russian drum organizations SPB Percussion.
As Christian music (Gospel Worship) Artist he has endorsements with:
- Agner DrumStick (Swiss)
- Prologix Percussion (USA)
- Agean Cymbals (Turkey)
- SlapKlatz (Denmark)
- Drum Gear (Denmark)
Pavel Stepanov is Honorary life member of the N.A.R.D. and Rudimental Drumming Member