Selection out of 115 studies composed by

Valeri Novikov

(Russia, 1955 )


His first study is from 1929 and his last composition is created in 1990.

Russian composer of the city of Tula, who worked as a graphic worker,
of which a good amount of studies are known but very little of his personal data.
Novikov's studies are of outstanding level and include, in addition to some of their own ideas, various well-known themes.
Many of them are also made in miniature, like the fight of piece or smaller pieces against peon or peones to crown.


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden (HHdbVI))