Yuri Gildyuk was born in 1948. Has graduated from the Belarusian State Conservatoire and Moscow State P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatoire under the honored artist I.Tsvetaeva and doctor of art history, prof. Y.Milstein.
He successfully combines music and social work with teaching and concert activity.
The honored artist of the Republic of Belarus Yuri Gildyuk as a soloist and chamber musician actively tours in Belarus and beyond its border. He performs in ensembles with well-known musicians, opera and chamber singers, has radio-and TV-recordings. Has begun his teaching career in the Republican College of the Belarusian Academy of Music, then he was the Head of the Accompanist Mastership Department. Currently is a professor at the Special Piano Department of the Belarusian State Academy of Music. His students – concert pianists, teachers and accompanists are working in Belarus and abroad. Many of them are the winners of various international piano competitions.
Since 1983 Yuri Gildiuk is the artistic director of the Belarusian State Philharmonic Society.