~Prior to relocating to Chicago, Nazar was an Assistant to the Cello Professor at the prestigious Moscow Conservatory where he received his Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Cello Performance.
~Nazar is currently the assistant principal cellist in the Elgin Symphony Orchestra. He performs with many of the premier institutions and venues in the Chicagoland area including: Symphony Center, Chicago Chamber Musicians, United Center, Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Lyric Opera, St. James Cathedral, the Woodstock Mozart Festival, University of Chicago, and the Latin Chamber Musicians
~Nazar is the cello professor at Northeastern Illinois University, Elgin Community College and the Naperville School for the Performing Arts He also maintains an active studio of exceptional private students.
Northeastern Illinois University & Elgin Symphony Orchestra