Location: Kazan, M.Krasnaya Str. 14-1

Nazib Zhiganov was one of the founders of the modern professional Tatar musical art. Many establishments and organisations of musical culture in Tatarstan such as the Kazan Conservatory is now an academy, the Tatar Opera and Ballet Theatre, the State Symphonic Orchestra, the Union of Composers of the Republic, and the Lycée at the conservatory were created with his participation. Zhiganov wrote eight operas, three ballets, and many symphonies and compositions. His works represent balanced combination of Tatar, Russian, and European musical heritage. 

 

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