Misha Kalinin is a guitar player and composer originally from Ukraine. He studied music at Arts University in Moscow.
He took part in many different projects in different kind of music styles from jazz to hip-hop. He cooperated with many different bands and has toured in Europe and Asia.

Currently Misha is based in Shanghai, China. Here he cooperates with many of the top bands and musicians from all over the world.

He plays in a duo with a pianist Roksana Smirnova. He also is the band leader of his own original jazz project, The Misha Kalinin Trio with Steinar Nikelson (organ) and Jhonny Joseph (drums).