Guitarist Rovshan Mamedkuliev

Winner of the 2012 Guitar Foundation of America Competition

Rovshan Mamedkuliev

Winner of the 2012 Guitar Foundation of America Competition

Thursday, October 3, 2013
Informatics and Communications Technology Complex at IUPUI
535 W. Michigan Street
Time: 7:30 pm
$20 General Admission / $15 Advanced Purchase / $10 for ISCG Members and Students

Parking is available, for a small fee, at the Gateway Parking Garage (525 N. Blackford St.) directly Northwest of the Informatics and Communications Technology Complex.

Rovshan MamedkulievBorn in Baku, Azerbaijan Rovshan started taking guitar lessons at the age of 11. In 2004 he was accepted to the prestigious Nizhny Novgorod Conservatoire where he studied with nationally recognized guitarist Aleksey Petropavlovsky. He completed his studies with Honors in 2009 and was invited to teach at Nizhny Novgorod Conservatoire.

Rovshan has won numerous awards and has performed throughout the world including Russian Concert Hall (Moscow), Paris, Vilnius, Baku, Saint-Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk. In 2012, he gave a solo concert in New York’s Carnegie Hall and undertook a tour performing in numerous cities throughout Germany and Spain. Currently, he is on a solo concert tour (around 50 concerts) throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, and China.

In 2006 Rovshan Mamedkuliev received a special grant for high achievements in the arts from Russian President Vladimir Putin.

You can learn more about this world class artist and watch videos of him performing at his website: http://mamedkuliev.ru/en/bio

For more information about the concert contact John Alvarado at joalvara@iupui.edu or 317-274-4786.