UNESCO Artist for Peace
AIMAN MUSSAKHAJAYEVA is a preeminent Kazakh violinist and a prominent public figure who currently serves as the Rector and Founder of the Kazakh National University of Arts, as well as the Artistic Director of the Kazakh State Symphony Orchestra.
Throughout her career, she has received numerous prestigious awards and titles, and has collaborated with many renowned musicians, including Yo-Yo Ma, Mischa Maisky, Bruno Canino, Viktor Tretyakov, Eduard Grach, Pavel Gililov, Vladimir Spivakov, Christian Schulz, David Geringas, and Gudni Emilsson. She has also released numerous CDs, including two CDs on Deutsche Grammophon with pianist Pavel Gililov and the Wiener Symphoniker.
She has performed with many leading symphony and chamber orchestras, including the Wiener Symphoniker, Royal Symphony Orchestra, Sinfonico di Roma, the National Symphony Orchestra of Russia, and the European Symphony Orchestra, among others. She has worked with many esteemed conductors, including Andreas Delfs, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Valery Gergiev, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Mikhail Pletnev, Pavel Kogan, Vladimir Spivakov, Saulius Sondetskis, Mikhail Yurovsky, and Fuat Mansurov.
On May 19, 2023 Global Music Partnership and Blue Griffin Records releases an album featuring the world premiere recording of Lowell Liebermann's violin concerto with the Kazakh State Symphony Orchestra.