Russian pianist Alexandra Kuznetsova, who goes by the artist name Gamazda, was born in Moscow in a family of musicians. She began to play the piano at the age of 3. In 2014, she graduated with honours from the Tchaikovsky Moscow Conservatory and is a laureate of all-Russian and international competitions.
In 2019 she created her YouTube channel, Gamazda, where she performs her own adaptations of rock/metal hits. To date, she has over 75 million views and about 600 thousand subscribers on her YouTube channel.