ILJA GUSSAROV is an estonian composer and multi-instrumentalist >>> in tallinn he was trained as a classical flutist at the estonian academy of music and as a jazz improviser and composer at the cologne academy of music >>> ILJA performed with a variety of different ensembles : from symphony orchestras and chamber music ensembles to free jazz, funk, rock and ethnic fusion bands >>> while still in estonia, he became known as part of the psychedelic jazz band estrada orchestra and played at several european festivals >>> in addition to his work as a concert and session musician, ILJA composes for film, animation, theater, and dance performances >>>

as a FLIRTY HORSE guest, ILJA created the music for the movie A CHERRY DRESS >>>