St Bride's: Music - Lunchtime Recitals

Maulen Alimbayev - piano

Thursday, 8 September at 1:15pm - FREE ADMITTANCE - Retiring Collection

Maulen Alimbayev - piano

              Sonata No. 8 in A minor, K 310 
                               I. Allegro maestoso
                               II. Andante cantabile con espressione
                               III. Presto


                Pictures at an Exhibition
                               Gnomus (Gnomes)
                               The Old Castle
                               Ballet Of The Chicks In Their Shells
                               Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
                               Limoges: The Market Place
                               Catacombae (Catacombs)
                               Con Mortuis In Lingua Mortua
                               The Hut On Fowl's Legs (The Hut Of Baba Yaga)
                               The Great Gate Of Kiev


Maulen Alimbayev was born in 1989, in Kazakhstan. He started playing the piano at the age of six. At the age of nine, he has performed Bach f minor concerto with an orchestra; at the age of thirteen, he has performed the complete Rachmaninov Concerto No. 3 with Tomsk State Orchestra in Russia. Maulen is an artist of the Keyboard Trust also he was finalist and prize winner of many international competitions including ther Yamaha Music Foundation of Europe Scholarships (UK), International Adilia Alieva Piano Competition (France), Norah Sande award (UK), Cita di Minerbio (Italy), Shabyt (Kazakhstan). He performs very frequently in piano competitions, including the Sendai International Music Competition, Takamatsu International Piano Competition, Gian Battista Viotti - International Music Competition.

He performs regularly with orchestras and gives solo recitals in Kazakhstan (most major halls), Russia, Italy, Japan, and the United Kingdom. Maulen graduated with a BMus degree at the Royal Academy of Music with Hamish Milne; MMus degree at the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance with Martino Tirimo. He is pursuing PhD in Piano Performance at Goldsmiths University of London. Currently Maulen's mentors are Martino Tirimo and Dr. Leslie Howard.