Ashgabat, April 30, /Arzuw NEWS/ - The Grand Hall of the Turkmen National Conservatoire named after Mai Kulayeva is hosting a concert dedicated to the 180th birthday of Russian composer, teacher and conductor Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. A concert dedicated to the 180th birthday anniversary of Russian composer, pedagogue and conductor Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was held at the Maya Kulieva Turkmen National Conservatory.
The concert was attended by People's Artist of Turkmenistan Gulnar Nuryeva (soprano), Honored Artists of Turkmenistan Bibidjemal Amanova (soprano), Vladimir Mkrtumov (piano), Laureates of the International Competition Baymurat Kutlymuradov (cello), Aibolek Mukhiyeva (violin), International Competition Diploma holder Stella Faramazova (piano), and a group of fourth-year students of the Conservatory.
The audience heard excerpts from Tchaikovsky's ballets "Sleeping Beauty," "Swan Lake," "Reflection," "Carry My Heart," and more.
Pyotr Tchaikovsky, the world-famous 19th-century Russian teacher-composer, began playing the piano as early as age five and graduated from the St. Petersburg Conservatory in 1865. He managed to become the foremost tutor of his time with his unique music. European countries dubbed him the "Great Pearl of Music.