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Pianist  - Miroslav Kultyshev

Miroslav Kultyshev is one of the most prominent pianists of the young generation. He started his international career in 2007 after winning the 13th International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. The chairman of the jury Nikolaij Petrov said: “Miroslav Kultyshev is a pianist with an exceptional talent.”

Kultyshev actively performs at the most prestigious world concert halls. In the season 2007/2008, he performed with great acclaim at Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Vienna’s Musikverein, Montreaux Festival in Switzerland, Slazburg’s Mozarteum, Moscow’s Tchaikovsky Conservatoire, St. Petersburg Philharmonic Hall and others. After his solo recital in Vienna the “Wiener Zeitung” wrote: “… List’s “Transcendental etudes” he reached the heights of virtuosity.”

His concerto appearances included 3rd Rachmaninov concerto with Valery Gergiev and St. Petersburg Philharmonic among many others including an extensive tour with First Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto in South Korea and Japan.

Miroslav Kultyshev was featured at famous music festivals throughout Europe and Russia, including Klavier-Festival Ruhr festival (Germany), Kissinger Sommer (Germany), Elba – European Musical Island (Italy), Mecklenburg Festspiele Vorprommern (Germany), Stars of White Nights (Russia), Holland Music Sessions and many others.

Kultyshev has already collaborated with many renowned conductors among which are Vladimir Ashkenazy, Yuri Bashmet, Valery Gergiev, Yuri Temirkanov, Mark Gorenstein, Konstantin Orbelian, Vasilij Sinayski, Nikolaj Alekseev and Aleksandr Sladkovsky.

Miroslav Kultyshev was born in 1985 in St. Petersburg. In 2004 he finished the Special School of the St. Petersburg Conservatoire. He had his concerto debut at the age of ten with St. Petersburg Philharmonic under the baton of Yuri Temirkanov.




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