Zhanar Suleymanova



Zhanar Suleymanova was born in a family of scientists. Music Classes start in 4 years. From 1981 to 1992 she studied at the Republican Secondary Special Music School named K.Baiseitova on piano (teachers: MenzieDaukeeva and Professor JaniaAubakirova) and composition (teachers and Professor BakhtiyarAmanzholovGazizaZhubanova). ZhanarSuleymanova graduated from high school with a gold medal as a pianist and as a composer.

From 1992 to 1997, the pianist studied at the Russian Academy of Music in Moscow (Prof. ArkadySevidov). From 1997 to 1999 he held post-graduate course in the name of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory (Professor and Professor NV TrooleE.R.Rihter).

Since January 2000, ZhanarSuleymanova and to this day it has been a soloist of the Kazakh State Philharmonic named after Zhambyl, Almaty. The pianist continued to develop skills, master classes in Italy and Germany (Klaus Hellwig, Vincenzo Baltsani Walter Kraft).

In 2006 ZhanarSuleymanova won the Italian scholarship for an internship at the Milan Conservatory Giuseppe Verdi (Professor Paolo Bordoni), where probation 1 November 2006 and 1 February 2007.

Zhanar Suleymanova has won various awards. In 1990 the pianist won the first prize, and the prize for the best performance of A.Zataevicha Republican contest. In 1991 – the first prize of the Regional Contest in Tashkent (Uzbekistan).

In April 1992 the pianist became a finalist and laureate of the International Piano Competition in southern Missouri, USA. In August 2000, ZhanarSuleymanova received a silver medal and a diploma of the finalist of the International Competition in Liguria, Italy. In March 2014 he received a prize pianist named Ricardo Vinyes International Competition in Orleans, France, for the best performance of a work by the French composer, written between 1900 and 1940 years.

Zhanar Suleymanova was the owner of various scholarships and grants: “New Names” Russian Foundation for a Culture of Peace in 1992, the possibility of free education and scholarship in the PAM Gnesin (1994), the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Bolashak” (1997-1999), the name of the scholarship ” Rildia Bee O’Bryan Cliburn “at Baylor University (1994). the continuation of a complete course of study in Moscow has been selected. During the years of work in the Italian Philharmonic received a scholarship (2006) for an internship in Milan.

Zhanar Suleymanova beginning of concert activity since school years.For the first time playing with the school orchestra at age 9.The first solo concert in two parts given at age 14.

During the years of concert activity ZhanarSuleymanova has given hundreds of concerts, among them more than 120 clavier bands in two parts with a diverse program, extensive repertoire. The pianist has performed not only in Kazakhstan but also in Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg), Italy (Milan, Meran, Varallo and other places), Germany (Munich, Lenggries, Mittenwald, Feldbach), USA (MO), in other countries competitions. ZhanarSuleymanova acted Rachmaninov, and the Small Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, the Big and the Small Hall of RAM Gnesin, in the Hall of Scientists in St. Petersburg, in the hall of the Russian Cultural Foundation and Peace in Moscow, Great Hall of the Union of Composers in Moscow Youth Palace in Moscow, hall of the Federation of peace and Accord in Moscow, administrative building of exhibition of Economic Achievements in Moscow, hall of the All-Russian musical society (numerous solo concerts), concert and exhibition hall “Gagarin-4” (recital), in the hall of Puccini Milan behalf Conservatory J.. Verdi, historical former royal castles in Italy and Germany (recitals), the Small hall of the Munich Philharmonic complex “Gasteig” (recital) and others.

Zhanar Suleymanova has performed as a soloist with orchestras in Almaty, Karaganda, Astana with famous conductors: TolepbergenovAbdrashev (RK), Christophe Mangou (France). VahomPapian (Israel), Rashid Skuratov (Russia, Tatarstan), Kazakhstan KanatAkhmetov conductors, Paul Tarasevich, YerbolatAkhmedyarov, Armand Urazgaliev, Yuri Dorohovsky and others. The pianist performed concerts VA Mozart (№20 in D Minor, K. 466), Beethoven (№3 in C Minor, Op. 37, №4 G major, Op. 58, №5 in E-flat major, Op. 73), Chopin ( №1 in E Minor, op. 11 and №2 in F Minor, op. 21), Schumann, Brahms (№1 in D Minor, op. 15), Liszt (№1 E flat major), P .AND. Tchaikovsky (№1, B-flat minor, Op. 23), Prokofiev (№1 and №3), «Fantasia on a Theme of Ryabinin” Arensky.

Zhanar Suleymanova repeatedly performed in the ensemble of chamber music with the State String Quartet named G.Zhubanovoy, State quintet woodwind, a duet, a trio, piano quartet with instrumentalists from Kazakhstan, France and Russia.

Zhanar Suleymanova took part in the international festival “Altyn Alma” (1989), “Russian Winter” in 1992 in Moscow, the International Festival of music by Sergei Prokofiev, PI Tchaikovsky, Brahms in Almaty.

Pianist introduced during the years of a huge repertoire of music ranging from the Baroque to contemporary music. ZhanarSuleymanova in different years of the program performed solo concerts dedicated to only one author: VA Mozart, L. Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, Liszt, R. Schumann, Brahms, Rachmaninoff, Debussy, Prokofiev, Bartók. In addition, the pianist’s repertoire includes works by JS Bach, D. Scarlatti, GF Handel, Haydn, Mendelssohn, Clara Schumann, C. Saint-Saens, George. Filda, Glinka, G. Fauré, Ravel, de Falla, S. Taneyev, A. Scriabin, A. Berg, Hindemith, Szymanowski, J. Paderewski, A. Schnittke, Gubaidulina S., D. Milhaud, Honegger A., E. Satie, A. Ginastera, F. Busoni, A Casella, Kazakh composers and many others.

ZhanarSuleymanova conducted lecture-concerts at the Higher School of Law “Adilet” in 2000-2001, taught the course “Introduction to music” in English in KIMEP, repeatedly appeared in the National Medical University named S.Asfandiyarov. Pianist in different years writing articles for newspapers and magazines (“New Generation” magazine “New Era” and “Seven Notes”).

Zhanar Suleymanova has won the Silver Medal AhmetBaitursynov (2012) Association of Universities of Kazakhstan, as well as medals “20 years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan.”