The сomposer R.Kalimullin one
of leaders of modern musical process in Russia,
an outstanding musician whose compositions are
performed in many countries of the world with
success: Europe, the USA, Japan, Korea and others.
He is the winner of international competitions
- 1987 Dresden (Germany) the first premium, 1994
Vienna (Austria) the first premium, the winner
of the premium him D.Shostakovich - he is chairman
of the Union of composers of Republic of Tatarstan
(since 1989), the secretary of Union of composers
of Russia (since 1995).
Working in the most different
musical genres (opera, symphonic and chamber compositions,
choral music, songs) the composer originally interprets
them, experimenting with various performing structures
and techniques of writing. Bright national originality,
an alloy of east and western musical traditions
the individualities are inherent to Rashid Kalimullin.
On April 30, 2009 in the Hall of the State Academic Capella in St. Petersburg will take place the premiere of Symphony number 2 by Rashid Kalimullin. It will be performed by the Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Phil harmony u /m Dmitriev. Conductor Arkady Shteynluht (Saint-Petersburg)