Composer Anton Bukanov

Composer Anton Bukanov

BIOGRAPHY

Anton Bukanov was born on May 19, 1977 in city of Yaroslavl. At the age of six he started learning music. In 1992 graduated from Yaroslavl Sobinov Musical School as piano and tuba player and in 1996 from Yaroslavl Musical College as musical theoretician. From 1996 student of Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory. Graduated in 2001 as music composer (professors Albert Lehman and Yuri Vorontsov). From 2001 to 2003 assistant lecturer of prof. Yuri Vorontsov. Started composing music in 1993. Main works Symphony for orchestra, instrumental sonatas, string quartets, music for piano, jazz compositions (see also page COMPOSER). Winner of international composition competitions (Moscow, 1998, 1st Prize; Moscow, 2002, 3rd Prize). Participant of international musical festivals: Moscow Autumn, Youth Academies of Russia, December Evenings, Opened Scene. Member of Moscow Composers Union from 2006. In 1989 got carried away with jazz improvisation. From 1990 played the bass-guitar in Yaroslavl Sobinov Musical School Jazz Orchestra; from 1994 in well-known Valery Pavlushov Big-Band (from 1996 head arranger and assistant director). Winner of Young Jazz Musicians Competition in Yaroslavl, 1993. Participant of many international jazz festivals (including Jazz above Volga in Yaroslavl, in 1993 2007). From 1999 head conductor in the Symphony Orchestra of ancient and contemporary Arabic music (leaded by Kamal Ballan). In 2002 started his solo piano career. In 2004 opened the series of historical solo concerts at Yaroslavl City Jazz Center, dedicated to the biggest jazz musicians. Had an incredible pleasure to contact and work with the really great musicians of our time Sofia Gubaidulina, Demis Roussos, Dimitri Arapis, Valery Poliansky, Karolos Trikolidis, Vladimir Tonkha, Valery Popov, Oleg Lundstrem, Anatoly Gerasimov, Rishad Shafi, Gassan Mamedov, Alex Sipiagin, Kamal Ballan and many others Currently, Anton Bukanov is playing, composing, teaching, making the recordings, working in the many projects with the various but always marvelous musicians. From 2005 launched his new project with fantastic singer Olga Aysina.



 


Anton Bukanov was born on May 19, 1977 in city of Yaroslavl. At the age of six he started learning music.


Anton Bukanov is one of the brilliant young jazz players and composers of Russia, and, maybe, not only Russia.


Had an incredible pleasure to contact and work with the really great musicians of our time Sofia Gubaidulina, Demis Roussos, Dimitri Arapis, Valery Poliansky, Karolos Trikolidis, Vladimir Tonkha, Valery Popov, Oleg Lundstrem, Anatoly Gerasimov, Rishad Shafi, Gassan Mamedov, Alex Sipiagin, Kamal Ballan and many others









2007-2008 Anton Bukanov
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