01 September 2011, Thursday, 12:06

Piano-player Marat Gubaidullin will make a show in Ufa in commemoration of List

author: Alfia Agliullina

The young and very popular piano-player Marat Gubaidullin will make a piano show on September 8 at the Bashkir State Philharmonic Society. The musician will present the program, devoted to the 200th anniversary of Franz List’s birthday.

Marat Gubaidullin is the laureate of various international music contests in Italy, Spain and Russia, a permanent participant of the international music festivals in Lebanon. At present time he works at the State Conservatory in Damask, being the Professor of the special piano chair. Besides, the piano-player often takes part in the international festivals and forums, plays solo shows in many foreign countries but in every suitable case he tries to play in his native town – Ufa.

Marat Gubaidullin has received his first professional musical education in Ufa and Nikolai Rubtsov and his father – a well-known piano-player Rustam Gubaidullin – were his first pedagogues. Marat Gubaidullin began to play at the concerts, accompanying his mother – a popular opera singer Galina Khaldeeva – when he was just 13 years old. In 1996 he had entered the Ufa Arts College, which he has successfully finished in 1999. He has received higher education at the State Conservatory in Kazan in 2006. Marat Gubaidullin has finished the post-graduate course at the Moscow State Conservatory by P. I. Tchaikovsky.